Falkirk, Cochrane Avenue, St Modan's Church

Falkirk, Cochrane Avenue, St Modan's Church

Site Name Falkirk, Cochrane Avenue, St Modan's Church

Classification Church (period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) 14-25 St Modan's Court

Canmore ID 221591

Site Number NS87NE 117

NGR NS 88705 79644

Datum Osgb36 - Ngr

Council Falkirk

Parish Falkirk

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St Modan's Church

Posted by Jim Edward on the 01/07/2017

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For around 70 years St. Modan’s played an important role in the life of Falkirk but by 1985 the financial demands of building maintenance were proving too burdensome for the congregation. Water penetration was badly damaging the sandstone, the heating system was ineffective, roof repairs were becoming urgent forcing a decision. On 19th October 1986 Rev. Ron Smith conducted the last service and In 1991 the current development of 12 flats came up for sale.

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