Basic Site Details

Name: Buittle Parish Church
Town, district or village: Buittle
City or county: Kirkcudbrightshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Buittle
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  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218171818Build/constructionOriginal church (Colvin gives 1818-19)
Item 2 of 219001902 Chancel added


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 3Walter NewallArchitect 18171818Original church (Colvin gives 1818-19)
Item 2 of 3James BarbourArchitectA19001902Chancel and vestry added
Item 3 of 3John McLintock BowieArchitectA19001902Chancel and vestry added - as assistant to James Barbour


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p135
Item 3 of 3Wolffe, A Paper on Walter Newall Held in RCAHMS 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Dumfries & Galloway CouncilJames Barbour drawings, Sutherland Dickie & Copland Archive (many not traced, 2010) 353 and 5
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register3366 
Item 3 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Heritors RecordsHR 376/1-2pp2, 12, 13
Item 4 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register House PlansRHP 7847Plan by James Barbour