NG1749 : Free Church of Scotland, Glendale

taken 6 years ago, near to Lephin, Highland, Great Britain

Free Church of Scotland, Glendale
Free Church of Scotland, Glendale
The most westerly church in Skye, constructed in the later 19th century after the Disruption of the Church of Scotland in 1843. Here in 1882 the crofters met to assert their rights to grazing which had been withheld by the landlords, one of a series of land struggles which eventually led to the crofting reforms of 1886 LinkExternal link .

See also NG1749 : Interior of Glendale Free Church.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 31 July, 2013   (more nearby)
Friday, 2 August, 2013
Geographical Context
Religious sites 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 1762 4961 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:26.9191N 6:42.5343W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 1757 4964
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Church  Free Church  Free Church of Scotland  Kirk 

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