Church of St John, Cumnock (Ayrshire, Scotland) facts for kids
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|Priest(s)||Fr Philip Kitchen|
The Church of St John the Evangelist is in the Scottish town of Cumnock, Ayrshire. Designed by William Burges for the 3rd Marquess of Bute, it was constructed between 1878 and 1880.
Architecture and fittings
The church has some significance as the first ecclesiastical building in Scotland to be lit by electricity. The Scottish composer James MacMillan played the organ at the church as a young man.
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