Baile na Cille Church is in private ownership now and renovation work will start fairly soon, but with the public opening as part of Doors Open Days (see also other events in Scotland) we’ve had an opportunity to explore the building in some detail. One of the most personal touches is the large variety of names and initials carved on the pews by (mostly) boys. Here’s a selection.
Meanwhile if you’d like to catch up on some Baile na Cille history, here are some notes we’ve carried before:
Thanks to the kindness of the new owners, Brian and Miranda Gayton, the church was open to visitors for two days in September 2011, including on Latha na Fir-Taileisg when some of the Chessmen came home.