Glenorchy Parish Church is a congregation of the Church of Scotland in the village of Dalmally, Argyll and Bute, Scotland. It is the parish church of the parish of Glenorchy and Inishail. The church is also known as Glenorchy Kirk, and was historically known as the Church of Dysart (Scottish Gaelic: Clachan Diseart). There have been many alternate spellings, including "Dysert", "Disart", "Glenwrquha", "Glenvrquha", "Glenvrquhay", "Clachandysert", "Clachan Disert, "Claghan-Diseirt" and "Dysart and Glenurquhie".Add Glenorchy Parish Church to your Dalmally travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Dalmally travel itinerary planner.
The octagonal church building dates from the early 19th century. It is protected as a Category A listed building, and is also notable for its burial ground and grave slabs. The old churchyard which surrounds the parish church contains some ancient gravestones of the clan, and the gallows-hill of Glenorchy is famed in Highland tradition as a place of execution.
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Stunning kirk near the River Orchy. Beautiful stainglass and wonderful wall hanging handcrafted by the ladies of Glen Orchy and Innishail commerating the 200 years of the kirk in 2013. well worth a... more »
Sometimes even on holiday you can find things happening too quickly. Glenorchy Parish Church is a great place to simply stop and enjoy its unique ambience. We spent a good hour here before setting... more »
Very attractive church of unusual design. A cabinet containing many archaeological finds from the local area and the nearby St. Conan's Well can be found inside along with some ecclesiastical items from the church's past.
Green beautiful place with a rabbits and amazing speaking river
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