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St Mary's Church
St Mary's Roman Catholic Church
55°40′20″N 3°46′23″W / 55.672268°N 3.773062°W / 55.672268; -3.773062Coordinates: 55°40′20″N 3°46′23″W / 55.672268°N 3.773062°W / 55.672268; -3.773062
Location Lanark, South Lanarkshire
Country Scotland
Denomination Roman Catholic
Membership 1280
History
Founded 1859 (1859)
Architecture
Heritage designation Category A Listed Building
Completed 1910
Administration
Parish Lanark
Archdiocese Glasgow
Diocese Motherwell
Clergy
Bishop(s) Joseph Toal
Priest(s) Reverend James Thomson

St Mary's Church is a Roman Catholic church in Lanark, South Lanarkshire, Scotland.

The church building and presbytery are Category A listed buildings. Also listed in Category A is the L-shaped school building to the north of the west end of the church.

The entrance gates to the church grounds and the Sisters of Charity convent, which form part of the St Mary's Church site, are Category C listed buildings.

In September 2011, the two-storey Hall that stood on Ladyacre Road was badly damaged by fire and was later demolished.

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