Basic Site Details

Name: Christ Church Episcopal
Town, district or village: Morningside
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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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 1Bruntsfield PlaceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318751878 Church; also memorial tablet to Mr Alcock the organist
Item 2 of 320 October 1877  'Spire and chancel nearly completed'
Item 3 of 31898  Drawing exhibited at Royal Scottish Academy in Edinburgh summer 1898 and reproduced in Building News


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 1Hippolyte Jean BlancArchitect 18751878Won competition to secure job; also designed memorial tablet to Mr Alcock the organist

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 1Christ Church Episcopal, Macdougall memorial screen 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Academy Architecture1898 part 1 p50
Item 2 of 4Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp616
Item 3 of 4RSA1875   851
Item 4 of 4RSA1898   574

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4British Architect15 March 1878   
Item 2 of 4Builder30 December 1876XXXIV  
Item 3 of 4Builder20 October 1877XXXV p1050
Item 4 of 4Building News6 January 1899  p8 and illustration

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register27262 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Hippolyte Jean Blanc: F v13 p142 no844 (microfilm reel 11)