Basic Site Details

Name: Craigmore UP Church
Town, district or village: Rothesay
Island: Bute
City or county: Bute
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Cost: 3,400.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Craigmore United Free 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 1Crichton RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21889  Competition held
Item 2 of 214 July 1889 Opened 


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 3John Bennie WilsonArchitect 1889 Awarded 2nd premium
Item 2 of 3John HutchisonArchitect 1889 Appointed as architect after competition
Item 3 of 3John McLachlanArchitect 1889 Competition design (described as 'Rothesay Church') (May be a different church?)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2RSA1889   788 ('design')
Item 2 of 2Small, Robert1904History of the Congregations of the United Presbyterian Church from 1733 to 1900 Edinburgh: Riverside PressVolume 2, p211

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2British Architect20 September 1889   
Item 2 of 2Building News3 August 188855 p160 (Bennie Wilson design)