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Treasured Places

Event ID 567408

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Treasured Places

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/event/567408

In 1845, James Gillespie Graham collaborated with A W N Pugin to design the Chapel of St Anthony the Eremite for Sir William George Drummond Stewart of Grandtully, who had converted to Catholicism. It was constructed against an older structure that was remodelled as a mausoleum. The first Catholic place of worship in Scotland to be dedicated after the Reformation, the Chapel is particularly regarded for its interior decoration, including a mural depicting the conversion of Constantine.

Information from RCAHMS (SC) 20 August 2007

Gifford, J 2007

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