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Preserving Historic Kilbride with New Fundraiser

This is an appeal to fund urgent preservation work at Historic Kilbride in Lerags, Argyll, Scotland. Kilbride, located three miles south of Oban, includes the ruins of a 13th Century church, Clan MacDougall’s memorial aisle and an extensive graveyard dating back many centuries. Historic Kilbride records the story of this part of Scotland, from at […]

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Kilbride Wins Scheduled Monument Status

Historic Environment Scotland has awarded Kilbride churchyard, including the church, graves, and MacDougall Memorial Aisle, Scheduled Monument Status as of 14 June 2019. Citing its national importance, HES states: “The national importance of the monument is demonstrated in the following way(s) (See Annex 1 para 17 of principles and practice for designation): a.  The monument […]

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Historic Kilbride Named Among Herald’s “Hidden Gems”

Kilbride was recently featured in The Herald as a “hidden gem” in Argyll & Bute. The article said: “It’s a pleasant stroll and not very far (if you must you can park at Kilbride Kirkyard instead) and explore the ancient burial ground which has played an important part in Scotland’s history and is connected to figures such as Robert […]

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