About the Society
Publications
Round and About the Area
Frequently Asked Questions
Historical Walks
Services
Photo Album
Contacting the Society
Links
  Home
 
 
Round and About the Area
 

SLAMANNAN METHODIST CHURCH


Slamannan Wesleyan Methodists                         NS 8566 7324

1872: The first service was held in a schoolroom at Binniehill.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1874:  Building erected in New Street.   Four foundation stones engraved ”23rd March, 1874" lie at the corners of the building, each laid by a different person.   Behind one of these stones a 'time capsule' was incorporated.   The church lies east/west with its south wall along the street containing a porch at its west end.  Cost c£800.

Missions were run to the surrounding mining villages.

1893: Extension to vestry, church renovated and painted.  Re-opened October 1899.

1917:  Building sold to Church of Christ as most of the congregation had moved away from the Slamannan plateau as mining ceased.  It is now a private house.

MINISTERS OF SLAMANNAN METHODIST CHURCH

                 1882             Bevon

          Sep 1893             Robertson

                                      Parkinson, R         June 1897

              1900                Moss                     1912

Geoff B. Bailey (2016)

Back to Churches in Slamannan Parish Index

Back to Churches Index

 
 
   
Copyrights 2005.All rights reserved.Designed by G7 Design