Basic Site Details

Name: Murrayfield Parish Church
Town, district or village: Murrayfield
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 214-16, Abinger GardensYes 
Item 2 of 2Ormidale TerraceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 419041905  
Item 2 of 41913  Addition
Item 3 of 41921  War Memorial
Item 4 of 419291931 North transept, chancel and also organ chamber


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 5Alexander Hunter CrawfordArchitect 19041905 
Item 2 of 5Henry Rochead WilliamsonArchitect 1913 Addition
Item 3 of 5(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect 1921 War Memorial
Item 4 of 5Arthur Forman Balfour PaulArchitectA19291930North transept and chancel completed to Crawford's design but with addition of organ chamber
Item 5 of 5Rowand Anderson & PaulArchitectural practiceA19291930North transept and chancel completed to Crawford's design but with addition of organ chamber


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp628-9 (also for war memorial)
Item 2 of 3RSA1904   p62 (shows design with of unfinished tower)
Item 3 of 3RSA1909   365

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register27148 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR E/248
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Henry Rochead Williamson: L no5880 (combined box 105)