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Paisley, Church Hill, High Church

Church (Period Unassigned), War Memorial(S) (20th Century)

Site Name Paisley, Church Hill, High Church

Classification Church (Period Unassigned), War Memorial(S) (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Oakshaw Street; Oakshaw Trinity Church; War Memorial Windows, War Memorial Book Of Rememberance; Lang Hall

Canmore ID 43169

Site Number NS46SE 42

NGR NS 48072 64110

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


Ordnance Survey licence number AC0000807262. All rights reserved.
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Administrative Areas

  • Council Renfrewshire
  • Parish Paisley (Renfrew)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Renfrew
  • Former County Renfrewshire

Archaeology Notes

NS46SE 42 48072 64110

(NS 4806 6410) Paisley High Church was built in 1754-6, its interior was recast in 1877. It is a rectangle on plan with a 5-stage tower surmounted by a spire, built 1770. The churchyard contains 18th century and later tombs. (Church, churchyard, walls and gates are all listed : A).

SDD List 1963

Architecture Notes


Date: 1756

Steeple added 1770 John White architect.


Project (February 2014 - July 2014)

A data upgrade project to record war memorials.


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