Basic Site Details

Name: Park Place United Methodist Church
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Possibly demolished for medical school; site acquired by the University of Edinburgh in 1871. CHECK directories to see if it was built on another site.

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 1Park PlaceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21867 Design exhibited 
Item 2 of 218691870  


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 2Robert Thornton ShiellsArchitect 1867 Design exhibited (competition design?)
Item 2 of 2___ MacraeArchitect 18691870 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RSA1867   216

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Building News22 October 1869  Re: Macrae
Item 2 of 2Building News6 May 1870  Re: Macrae