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Lincluden Collegiate Church

Abbey Lane, Dumfries, Scotland
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A Hidden Gem

This is near home, so I've been many times. Tucked away behind a council scheme, this place is... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
i2c_JP
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Dumfries, United Kingdom
A Disgrace to Dumfries and to Scottish Heritage

We approached this Collegiate church with great anticipation, but found there was no car park and... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
donnison44
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Grantham, United Kingdom
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22 Nov 2017
“A Hidden Gem”
15 May 2017
“A Disgrace to Dumfries and to Scottish Heritage”
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Abbey Lane, Dumfries, Scotland
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

This is near home, so I've been many times. Tucked away behind a council scheme, this place is fascinating. Parking is on the street and you may meet the local kids climbing on the buildings, but it's still worth a visit. There's not much information...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2017

We approached this Collegiate church with great anticipation, but found there was no car park and you have to park on a narrow grass verge nearby. The railings surrounding the site are partially broken down although a redemming factor was the well cut grass. The...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We went around the church thinking it would something interesting to visit, but we were very disappointed with the whole status of the place. The walls are full of graffiti and it seems some fires have been lot within the church itself. The information panels...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2016

No real car park, well signposted though and a lovely Abbey Meadow at the entrance. The tree covered knoll is the 12th century Kirkhill Motte and is also worth a look - it has an interpretation panel. The almost unique survival of the Knot Garden...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2015

This is worth a short detour north from the Dumfries ring road. It is not too hard to find behind a housing estate and close to the river. You end up on a small road with parking limited to a couple of cars. You will...More

2  Thank BKP47
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Reviewed 11 February 2015

The ruins of the church are located in a quiet area of Dumfries. Parking is limited and the walk to and around it can be muddy. There is a beautifully carved tomb as well as other carved stones around the building. It is managed by...More

5  Thank Adam S
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