Basic Site Details

Name: St Peter's Episcopal Church
Town, district or village: Galashiels
City or county: Selkirkshire
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
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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 1Abbotsford RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31853  Original church
Item 2 of 31881  Chancel, south aisle, hall and schools
Item 3 of 3c. 1920  Alterations, altar and war memorial


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 5John HendersonArchitect 1853 Original church
Item 2 of 5George HendersonArchitectB1881 Chancel, south aisle, hall and schools
Item 3 of 5Hay & HendersonArchitectural practiceB1881 Chancel, south aisle, hall and schools
Item 4 of 5William HayArchitectB1881 Chancel, south aisle, hall and schools
Item 5 of 5(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect c. 1920 Alterations, altar and war memorial


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp299
Item 2 of 3Groome, Francis H1893Ordnance GazeteerNew ed.  
Item 3 of 3Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p198

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register31988 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSList of works by John Henderson compiled by Mrs Elizabeth Stella Phillips  
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR G/27