Basic Site Details

Name: Currie Parish Church
Town, district or village: Currie
City or county: Midlothian
Country: Scotland
Parish: Currie
Status: A Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Kentigern's  

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41802 Build/construction'Attractive mixture of classical and Gothic styles' (Colvin).
Item 2 of 41835  Reseating by Bryce
Item 3 of 41848  Alterations to windows
Item 4 of 419201921 War memorial and alterations


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 4James ThomsonMasonA1785 'Attractive mixture of classical and Gothic styles' (Colvin).
Item 2 of 4David BryceArchitect 1835 Reseating
Item 3 of 4David CousinArchitect 1848 Alterations to windows
Item 4 of 4(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect 19191920War memorial and alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Heritors of the Parish of Currie 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Hay, George1957The Architecture of Scottish Post-Reformation Churches 1560-1843 Oxford: Clarendon Pressplan, illustraion
Item 3 of 3McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)  p149

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register6139 
Item 2 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Heritors Records  
Item 3 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Kirk Session RecordsCH2/83/7 pp24-5Also 1835-56, CH2/83/15
Item 4 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR C/28, LOR E/120