St Andrews Virtual Tour
The Virtual Tour highlights some of the main historical features inside the medieval church. All you have to do is click on the numbers on the church plan to the right and the information will appear in the area below.
3) The Poor Box
The Poor Box dates from 1613, some twelve years after the Poor Law provided that in each parish overseers should be appointed, with the power to levy a poor rate. In addition to the date, the box bears the inscription "Remember the pore".