Places of Worship in Deskford Parish in Grampian Region

  • Chapel Hill Site, Deskford

    The site of a small chapel is mentioned by the Ordnance Survey in the 1860s. The local farmer of the time reportedly broke up the foundations and removed the material, leaving no standing remains. The chapel site, already within a cultiv...

  • Deskford Old Parish Church

    The old church of Deskford, dedicated to St John, is located at the north-eastern edge of a rectangular graveyard, which borders a steep-sided, wooded stream valley. The small hamlet of Deskford clusters around the church and graveyard, ...

    Church ruins from south west
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  • St John's Former Parish Church, Deskford

    This large former church was built in the 1870s to replace the crumbling medieval church a short distance to the east, in Kirkton of Deskford. The church stands within small, tree-lined grounds alongside a rural road in an open, agricult...

    View of church from south
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