Basic Site Details

Name: St James' Episcopal Church
Town, district or village: Stonehaven
City or county: Kincardineshire
Country: Scotland
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 James the Great Episcopal Church  

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 1Arbuthnott StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 618731877 Design and construction of nave.
Item 2 of 618831885 Organ chamber and vestry
Item 3 of 61885  Chancel
Item 4 of 61905  New porch, pulpit and baptistry
Item 5 of 61906  Glass in baptistery
Item 6 of 619962002RepairRepairs.


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 14(Sir) Robert Rowand AndersonArchitectA18731877Design and construction of nave.
Item 2 of 14Bryce, Anderson & BryceArchitectural practiceA1873 Begun during partnership; completed by Anderson alone
Item 3 of 14(Sir) Robert Rowand AndersonArchitectB18831885Organ chamber and vestry - with Pirie & Clyne
Item 4 of 14Arthur ClyneArchitectC1885 Chancel and vestry
Item 5 of 14John Bridgeford PirieArchitectC1885 Chancel and vestry
Item 6 of 14Pirie & ClyneArchitectural practiceC1885 Chancel and vestry
Item 7 of 14Arthur ClyneArchitectD1905 New porch, pulpit and baptistry
Item 8 of 14(Sir) John Ninian ComperArchitect 1906 Glass in Baptistery
Item 9 of 14Castlegate Design GroupArchitectural practiceE19962002Repairs.
Item 10 of 14Graham MitchellArchitectE19962002Repairs.
Item 11 of 14Jacqui Goddard E19962002Repairs.
Item 12 of 14Marion Coats Donald (née McClure)ArchitectE19962002Repairs.
Item 13 of 14Richard HughsonArchitectE19962002Repairs.
Item 14 of 14William Alvis Brogden (Dr)ArchitectE19962002Repairs.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 6Ball, Victoria Reyner1997Some interiors by John Bridgeford Pirie and Arthur Clyne, Architects, Aberdeen Journal of the Decorative Arts Society, no 21p41
Item 2 of 6Geddes, Jane2001Deeside and the Mearns: An Illustrated Architectural Guide Edinburgh: RIAS/Rutland Pressp12
Item 3 of 6Groome, Francis H1893Ordnance GazeteerNew ed.  
Item 4 of 6RSA1876   577
Item 5 of 6Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Presspp35-6, 722-3
Item 6 of 6Symondson, 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 5Dundee Advertiser21 September 1875   
Item 2 of 5Dundee Advertiser1 October 1877   
Item 3 of 5Dundee AdvertiserDecember 1885   
Item 4 of 5Dundee Courier and Advertiser18 October 1996   
Item 5 of 5Dundee Courier and Advertiser28 January 1998  p4

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Courtesy of John DonaldInformation sent via DSA website  
Item 2 of 3Edinburgh University LibraryAnderson Collection (Plans and drawings) Drawings.
Item 3 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register41552