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Basic Site Details

Name: Morningside Parish Church
Town, district or village: Morningside
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 2075

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Parish Church  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 169/1, Morningside RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418361838  
Item 2 of 418681869 Transepts added
Item 3 of 41888  Chancel and other additions, replacing apse
Item 4 of 41933  Chancel furnishings and other timber work

People

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 8John HendersonArchitectA18361838 
Item 2 of 8Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectB18681869Added transepts
Item 3 of 8John Dick PeddieArchitectB18681869Added transepts
Item 4 of 8Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceB18681869Transepts
Item 5 of 8Hardy & WightArchitectural practiceC1888 Chancel and other additions, replacing apse
Item 6 of 8Henry HardyArchitectC1888 Chancel and other additions, replacing apse
Item 7 of 8John Rutherford WightArchitectC1888 Chancel and other additions, replacing apse
Item 8 of 8Leslie Grahame Thomson (or Leslie Grahame-Thomson; later Leslie Grahame MacDougall)Architect 19311933Chancel furnishings and other timber work (blind arcade panelling of roof)

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp617
Item 2 of 4Grant, James1883 Old and New Edinburgh v3, p30
Item 3 of 4Mair, William1947Historic Morningside   
Item 4 of 4RSA1933   534

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Civil Engineer and Architects' JournalSeptember 1838i p327

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register27571 
Item 2 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Managers' Minutes and Deacons' Court Minutes CH2/486/1
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1860/78/2
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Leslie Grahame-Thomson: F no3402 (box 22)

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