Basic Biographical Details

Name: James Barclay
Designation: Architect, Mason
Bio Notes: James Barclay was almost certainly related to Thomas Barclay, mason, Markinch and also to George Barclay. The Heritors of Markinch insisted that the contract for the addition to Markinch Church was countersigned by Thomas and George Barclay.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect, mason:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh, ScotlandPrivate/businessc. 1806  

Buildings and Designs

This architect, mason was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 41806ChurchMarkinch FifeScotlandDesigned and built north aisle
Item 2 of 41807ChurchMarkinch FifeScotlandNew spire. Built by Thomas Barclay.
Item 3 of 41815Balbirnie House, including walled garden and stablesMarkinch FifeScotlandNewton and Finglassie Cottages on estate. Also enlarged the house to Crichton's designs.
Item 4 of 41819Christ's Kirk on the GreenLeslie FifeScotlandEith Thomas or James Barcaly was mason on this job.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect, mason:
Item 1 of 1Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition