St Vigeans Church serves the parish of the ancient village of St Vigeans on the outskirts of Arbroath. The church was rebuilt in the 12th century but not consecrated until 1242 by David de Bernham, Bishop of St Andrews. The church underwent some alteration in the 15th century, but suffered very little change following the Scottish Reformation of 1560. A major restoration was carried out in 1871 by the Scottish Victorian architect Robert Rowand Anderson.

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Founded: 12th century
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Andy Gilray (11 months ago)
A beautiful old church set in the countryside around Arbroath. There is a lot of history in this place, especially for people trying to trace their roots. A very picturesque site set on top of a partially man-made hill.
linda gilray (12 months ago)
Beautiful church in a beautiful village, deffo worth a trip
Judith Crichton (14 months ago)
Beautiful spot - worth a visit
Alan Gall (16 months ago)
Historic church in lovely peaceful location. Must see.
Sandra Bell (3 years ago)
It is a beautiful church in a very pretty setting. Lots of history.
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