SUMMARY OF REPAIRS UNDERTAKEN
1989 - Redecoration of walls at ground level and varnishing of pews.
1990 - Repair and renewal of weather-vane.
1991 - Slating and plaster repairs.
P.V.C. rones and downpipes to south elevation.
1993 - Session House door replaced.
1995 - Small windows No.5 replaced “look-alike” to existing.
1996 - Ceiling in church replaced.
1999 - Renewal of sandstone lintels and rybats.
2001 - Anti-slip treatment to exterior stone stair.
2005 - Replace slates and oil bell.
Paintwork to exterior doors and windows.
Repairs to clock.
2007 - Replacement of skews to east gable and pointing repairs.
2008 - Replacement of existing lighting with energy-saving bulbs.
2009 - Replace and repoint slates at east gable.
Replacement of PVC/zinc rones and downpipes in cast iron.
Provision of car- parking facilities by kind permission of Lord Cochrane.
2010 - Repointing of Session House and improvements to step at east door of Kirk to provide a safer exit.
2011 - Fencing round car-park.
Tiles in vestibule.
2012 - Exterior painting.
Gravel on approach path.
2013 - Land registration for car-park.
Bell tower lined.
2014 - Cradle Rolls framed.
Stone work – pointing, skews, slates, repair of quoin.
2015 - Insulation in roof space (with consideration for the brown long-eared bats!)
Stone work and replacement of slates.
Maintenance of downpipes.
Removal of ivy from Session House.
2016 - Replacement of Church Sign at road end,
New Notice Board in Vestibule,
Exhibition in Laird’s Pew.
2017 - Restoration of the Session House roof.
Essential repairs to guttering on the east wall.
MAINTAINING A NATIONAL TREASURE
WORK COMPLETED SO FAR:
WORK CONTINUED BY THE FRIENDS OF CULTS KIRK FROM 2004