Basic Site Details

Name: St Andrew and St George Episcopal Church
Town, district or village: Rosyth
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Only east part built. Made redundant by the building of St Margaret's, Hilton Road in 1968-9 and demolished in 1986.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Andrew's and St George's Episcopal ChurchYes 

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 1St Andrew and St George Episcopal Church, King's PlaceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 419251926 Built of concrete with stone details; nave remained unbuilt
Item 2 of 413 February 1926  Consecration
Item 3 of 4February 1942 Plans datedReseating and alterations (including screen?)
Item 4 of 41986 Demolition 


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 3(Sir) John Ninian ComperArchitectA19251926Built of concrete with stone details, in collaboration with W A Forsyth; nave remained unbuilt
Item 2 of 3William Adam ForsythArchitectA19251926Built of concrete with stone details, in collaboration with J N Comper; nave remained unbuilt
Item 3 of 3James Grant ShearerArchitectB1942 Reseating and alterations (including screen?)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p38
Item 2 of 4Historic Scotland Lists     
Item 3 of 4Scottish Episcopal Church Yearbook Various years; dates to be checked   
Item 4 of 4Symondson, Anthony and Bucknall, Stephen2006Sir Ninian Comper: An introduction to his life and work with complete gazetteer Reading: Spire Books and the Ecclesiological Societypp 108 & 314

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architectural ReviewEarly 1939LXXXV p 82

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSShearer and Annand Collection SA 1940/14/1