© All rights reserved. The Builder 22 June 1867, p455.  Courtesy of Robert Hill. 

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Basic Site Details

Name: Old Cumnock Parish Church
Town, district or village: Cumnock
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: This replaced a church by James Adam (1753-4). Sources vary as to the date. The Builder suggests it was 'recently erected' in 1867.

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31864  NMRS records this as 1863
Item 2 of 31865 or 1866(?) Build/construction'recently erected' (1867)
Item 3 of 31896  New chairs for Bute loft

People

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 4Brown & WardropArchitectural practiceA1864  
Item 2 of 4James Maitland WardropArchitectA1864  
Item 3 of 4Thomas Brown IIArchitectA1864  
Item 4 of 4Robert Weir SchultzArchitect 1896 New chairs for Bute loft

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Bute, 3rd Marquess offor new chairs (1896)

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp260
Item 2 of 2Stamp, Gavin1981Robert Weir Schultz, Architect, and his work for the Marquesses of Bute  London: The Curwen Press / Mount Stuartp47

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder22 June 1867  page 455

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh University LibraryAnderson Collection (Plans and drawings)  
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register24092 
Item 3 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Heritors Records HR685/5

Images

© All rights reserved. The Builder 22 June 1867, p455.  Courtesy of Robert Hill. 

© All rights reserved. The Builder 22 June 1867, p455. Courtesy of Robert Hill.