Basic Site Details

Name: Collessie Parish Church
Town, district or village: Collessie
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Parish: Collessie
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: 1,220. NB: The parish of Ladybank was disjoined from Collessie in 1882.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318381839  
Item 2 of 315 November 1865 Plans approvedAlterations (improvement to 'arrangements for Baptism and Comomunion)
Item 3 of 319101911 Internal alterations, including new heating system


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 7R & R DicksonArchitectural practiceA18381839With Smith & Ireland (contractors)
Item 2 of 7Richard DicksonArchitectA18381839With Smith & Ireland (contractors)
Item 3 of 7Robert DicksonArchitectA18381839With Smith & Ireland (contractors)
Item 4 of 7James Campbell WalkerArchitect 15 November 1865 Alterations (improvement to 'arrangements for Baptism and Comomunion) - by 'Walker' (presumably James Campbell Walker)
Item 5 of 7Gillespie & ScottArchitectural practiceC19101911Internal alterations, including new heating system
Item 6 of 7James Ross GillespieArchitectC19101911Internal alterations, including new heating system
Item 7 of 7James ScottArchitectC19101911Internal alterations, including new heating system


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Hay, George1957The Architecture of Scottish Post-Reformation Churches 1560-1843 Oxford: Clarendon Presspp 121 & 188

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Heritors Records HR 36/1, pp 101-2 & 124; HR 36/2, pp 49-50 & 145; HR 36/4, 7 May 1910
Item 2 of 2St Andrews University LibraryJames Gillespie and Scott Archive Bundle no 1186