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Detail of mural Monument of Hamilton of Cairns with the motto LEGO CREDO and an open Bible above his coat of arms, Pittenweem Parish Church, Pittenweem.

F 1573

Description Detail of mural Monument of Hamilton of Cairns with the motto LEGO CREDO and an open Bible above his coat of arms, Pittenweem Parish Church, Pittenweem.

Date 7/1963

Collection Scottish National Buildings Record

Catalogue Number F 1573

Category Photographs and Off-line Digital Images

Copies SC 396609, SC 2146421

Scope and Content Recorded on the mounted print: 'Scottish National Buildings Record. Shire: Fife. Place: Pittenweem. Building: Mural monument of Hamilton of Cairns - Pittenweem Parish Church. Photographer: F.B. Date: July 1963'. Mural monument of George Hamilton of Cairns, Pittenweem Parish Church, High Street, Pittenweem, Fife Pittenweem Parish Church existed by the 13th century when it passed to the new Augustinian priory. The tower, built in 1588, was originally the burgh tolbooth. A north block was added in 1882. This monument, dated 1677, is preserved in the south wall of the main block. It commemorates George Hamilton of Cairns and bears his motto and coat-of-arms beneath a carving of an open bible. Source: RCAHMS contribution to SCRAN.

External Reference MW/BR/PIT/132

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/235990

Collection Hierarchy - Item Level

Collection Level (551 6) Records of the Scottish National Buildings Record, Edinburgh, Scotland

Group Level (551 6/4) Photographs by Ministry of Works

>> Sub-Group Level (551 6/4/13) Fife

>>> Batch Level (551 6/4/13/25) Buildings in Pittenweem 1963

>>>> Item Level (F 1573) Detail of mural Monument of Hamilton of Cairns with the motto LEGO CREDO and an open Bible above his coat of arms, Pittenweem Parish Church, Pittenweem.

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