Keys to the Past

Former Presbyterian Chapel at Birdhopecraig (Rochester and Byrness)

This chapel, or meeting-house, was built in the late 17th century and has a stone with the date 1682 carved on it. It is a long and narrow building measuring 6.8m by 18.6m long and was converted to a coach house and stables in 1826.

Reference number:N8151
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Rochester and Byrness

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