Basic Site Details

Name: St Mary's Episcopal Church, Kirktonhill
Town, district or village: Kirriemuir
City or county: Angus
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Rebuilding of the church destroyed by fire in 1902. Anticipated cost in 1903 - 3,000.

Organ 1906 by C & F Hamilton with case by Comper.

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 1West HillbankYesLocation given in HS List


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 419031905Build/constructionTower, chancel, nave with north aisle and large porch on south
Item 2 of 4July 1905 Dedication 
Item 3 of 41906 Build/constructionOrgan case
Item 4 of 419191948 Stained glass by Comper


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 4(Sir) John Ninian ComperArchitectA19031905 
Item 2 of 4Bucknall & ComperArchitectural practiceA19031905 
Item 3 of 4(Sir) John Ninian ComperArchitectC1906 Organ case
Item 4 of 4(Sir) John Ninian ComperArchitect 19191948Stained glass

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 2St Mary's Episcopal Church, Kirktonhill, gravestone to Jane Kydd Duncan 
Item 2 of 2St Mary's Episcopal Church, Kirktonhill, gravestone to Mrs L A E Raymond Philip 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep582-585
Item 2 of 4Lye, Margaret2010A Guide to Episcopal Churches in the Diocese of St Andrews, Dunkeld & Dunblane Margaret Lye/Lulup126, 128-30
Item 3 of 4Scottish Episcopal Church Yearbook1905    
Item 4 of 4Symondson, Anthony and Bucknall, Stephen2006Sir Ninian Comper: An introduction to his life and work with complete gazetteer Reading: Spire Books and the Ecclesiological Societyp 313

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1British Architect4 September 1903  p181

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register36899