Basic Site Details

Name: St Mary Magdalene's Episcopal Church
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: The church is now disused, the congregation having moved to Dudhope Crescent Road in 1952. See separate entry for unexecuted scheme by Blackadder & Allan (about 1903-4) for a new St Mary Magdalene's in Well Road, adjacent to Sugden's St Mary Magdalene's Halls (the latter also has a separate entry).

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Church  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 111, Blinshall StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21853   
Item 2 of 21952  Unexecuted scheme for conversion to a Territorial Army centre


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 9Robert BlackadderArchitect   Alterations - date unknown
Item 2 of 9Coe & GoodwinArchitectural practiceA1853  
Item 3 of 9Edwin Morton GoodwinArchitectA1853  
Item 4 of 9Henry Edward CoeArchitectA1853  
Item 5 of 9William ButterfieldArchitect After 1853 Reredos
Item 6 of 9(Colonel) Herbert Morgan SmailArchitectB1952 Unexecuted scheme for conversion to a Territorial Army centre
Item 7 of 9John Donald MillsArchitectB1952 Unexecuted scheme for conversion to a Territorial Army centre
Item 8 of 9Mills & ShepherdArchitectural practiceB1952 Unexecuted scheme for conversion to a Territorial Army centre
Item 9 of 9William Malcolm GuildArchitectB1952 Possibly involved in unexecuted scheme for conversion to a Territorial Army centre

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1St Mary Magdalene's Church Halls, Rectory and Gymnasium 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 21899 Bazaar Book of St Mary Magdalene's1899    
Item 2 of 2Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep255-256

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Dundee Planning Department/NMRSDundee Approved Duplicate Plans (Originals in NMRS for dates 1867-1883; otherwise on microfilm)  
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register25400 
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Unexecuted scheme for conversion to a T A centre