The ancient Kingdom of Fife and the surrounding area play a central role in the history of the nation, from the battlefield of Bannockburn to the picturesque East Neuk and Scotland's ecclesiastical capital, St Andrews. Full of vital information, this handy guide will allow both tourists and locals to explore the incredible rich history of Fife and the Forth Valley.
Whether you want to learn more about the diverse architecture and turbulent history of Scotland's churches, or find somewhere to worship this coming Sunday, the Sacred Places series provides the perfect starting point.
"Sacred Places" includes an introduction to the series by Princess Anne and a description of the history and culture of the area by expert John Hume.
Areas covered by this book
Fife East incl. Cupar, Pittenweem and St Andrews
Fife Central incl. Glenrothes, Kirkcaldy and Burntisland
Fife West incl. Aberdour, Dunfirmline and Inverkeithing
Clackmannan and Dollar
Stirling incl. Aberfoyle, Bannockburn, Dunblane and Stirling
Falkirk incl. Falkirk, Bo'ness and Grangemouth
West Lothian incl. Bathgate, Linlithgow and Livingston
Over 130 illustrations
Index of churches
Fascinating articles on churches in Fife and the Forth Valley by John Hume and Ian Bradley
Sacred Fife & the Forth Valley is part of a new series. Also available are Sacred Edinburgh & Midlothian and Sacred South-West Scotland