Basic Site Details

Name: Inverurie Free Church
Town, district or village: Inverurie
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1West 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 1West High StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4c. 1844   
Item 2 of 41875  Rebuilding - probably small competition held
Item 3 of 41905 AdditionHall
Item 4 of 419351936AdditionChapel


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 5William HendersonArchitect c. 1844  
Item 2 of 5Duncan McMillanArchitect 1875 Rebuilding - selected for job after small competition
Item 3 of 5John Bridgeford PirieArchitect 1875(?) Designs for rebuilding - apparently not successful
Item 4 of 5George GrayArchitectF1905 Hall
Item 5 of 5George GrayArchitectG19351936Chapel


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2History of the West Kirk of Inverurie     
Item 2 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp563

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Aberdeen Journal10 November 1875   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register45604 
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSJ B Pirie Collection 5 sheets drawings for competition, mounted on card showing plans (one with flap with two shcemes for e end), elevations and sections. Also Second bluse box, no C10 presentation drawing of front elevation