Basic Site Details

Name: Markinch UP Church
Town, district or village: Markinch
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Total cost 2,800

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Balbirnie Parish ChurchYes 
Item 2 of 3Balbirnie UF Church  
Item 3 of 3Markinch UF 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 1Balbirnie StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318961898Construction 
Item 2 of 314 March 1898 Opened 
Item 3 of 31904 Design exhibited 


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 1904 Design exhibited


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Academy Architecture1904 part 1 p68
Item 2 of 5Cunningham, A Markinch  p17
Item 3 of 5Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p319
Item 4 of 5RSA1904   439
Item 5 of 5Small, Robert1904History of the Congregations of the United Presbyterian Church from 1733 to 1900 Edinburgh: Riverside PressVolume II, p403

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Architect LXXI p222
Item 2 of 3Architect14 March 1896LV Supplement, p9
Item 3 of 3Building News LXXIV p525

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register37675