Places of Worship in Benholm Parish in Grampian Region

  • Benholm Old Church

    This site has a long history of religious use. Little is known of the early churches; the first substantial building was erected in the 13th century. The current church is built on a promontory, bordered by a stream; a site typical ...

    The aumbry of the church, built into the east wall of the later church
    6 photos
  • Benholm Parish Church

    This site has a long history of religious use. Little is known of the early churches; the first substantial building was erected in the 13th century. The current church is built on a promontory, bordered by a stream; a site typical ...

    View of the church from the south-east
    18 photos
  • Johnshaven Parish Church, Benholm

    Johnshaven Parish Church is located in the small, busy harbour town of Johnshaven.The church is built in a very small plot (no burial ground) with a network of narrow lanes and houses on all sides. The land slopes away steeply to the sou...

    The west end of the church
    19 photos
  • St John's Chapel of Ease, Johnshaven

    St John's Chapel of Ease was built in 1851 and gifted to nearby Benholm Parish Church by Hercules Scott of Brotherton Castle. The church was built encourage the local parish congregation to attend church who otherwise had to walk over tw...

    View of the church from the south-west
    4 photos