The church which the islanders use today is the St Columba\\\'s R.C. church. It was built around 1770, then it became a shop and a Post Office when Robert Thom allowed the Marquess of Bute to build a chapel on Sanday. In 1963 it became a church again. 57° 3\\\' 24.95\\\ N, 6° 30\\\' 10.08\\\ W.