Basic Site Details

Name: Rutland Square Presbyterian Church
City or county: Dublin
Country: Eire
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 13,394 9s 11d to build. Paid for by Alex Findlater, merchant.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Findlater 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 2Parnell SquareYes 
Item 2 of 2Rutland Square  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31862 Plans datedPlans held at church.
Item 2 of 3November 1862  Building began
Item 3 of 3October 1864  Building completed


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 2Andrew Heiton (junior)ArchitectA18621864Designed building (construction was supervised by William Leiper)
Item 2 of 2William LeiperArchitectA18621864Assisted with details and supervised building for Andrew Heiton of Perth


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Kirkpatrick, W B, RevMinister of Mary's Abbey
Item 2 of 2Mary's Abbey Congregation 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Costello, Peter1989Dublin Churches Goldenbridge, Dublin: Gill & Macmillanp106. Illustration.

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Builders Journal12 January 1898  Re: Leiper's involvement
Item 2 of 4Building News15 August 1890  p234 - article on Andrew Heiton Junior
Item 3 of 4Dundee Advertiser5 March 1894  Obituary of Andrew Heiton Junior
Item 4 of 4The Irish Times9 August 2003  p2, Presbyterian Notes

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Leiper: F v6 p95 (microfiche 95/E1)