Basic Site Details

Name: Ayton Parish Church
Town, district or village: Ayton
City or county: Berwickshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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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 51863 or 1864 Build/constructionBuilding begun
Item 2 of 518641866  
Item 3 of 518 August 1865  Sequestration for the contractors, Robert & Gideon Turnbull of Stow, not adhering to the contract and being unable to complete the work.
Item 4 of 51867 Completion 
Item 5 of 5c. 1920c. 1930 Plans dated - perhaps 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 7Robert TurnbullArchitectG18631864Acted as contractor in the firm Robert & Gideon Turnbull
Item 2 of 7Brown & WardropArchitectural practiceA18641866 
Item 3 of 7James Maitland WardropArchitectA18641866 
Item 4 of 7Thomas Brown IIArchitectA18641866 
Item 5 of 7James McLellan FairleyArchitectBc. 1920c. 1930Alterations?
Item 6 of 7Leadbetter, Fairley & ReidArchitectural practiceBc. 1920c. 1930Alterations?
Item 7 of 7Robert Stirling ReidArchitectBc. 1920c. 1930Alterations?


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp 108 & pl 26
Item 2 of 3Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p22
Item 3 of 3Williamson, William2011Robert Turnbull IA of Lenzie  p4

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder2 February 1867XXV  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Edinburgh University LibraryAnderson Collection (Plans and drawings)  
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register46451 
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSCowie and Seaton Collection CSE 1920/104/1
Item 4 of 4Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore127764