Basic Site Details

Name: St David's RC Church
Town, district or village: Dalkeith
City or county: Midlothian
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: HS List says that C H Goldie did the ceiling of the chancel and designed the Lady Chapel. Check to see who this is.

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 1Eskbank RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418531854  
Item 2 of 41860  Presbytery
Item 3 of 418941900 Coloured decoration, additions and school
Item 4 of 419711972Alterations and additionsRepainting and liturgical reorganisation


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 6Joseph Aloysius HansomArchitect 18531854 
Item 2 of 6Archibald MacphersonArchitect 18941900Coloured decoration, additions and school
Item 3 of 6Charles Edwin ChildArchitectBAfter 1900 Decoration of chancel and Lady Chapel
Item 4 of 6George GoldieArchitectBAfter 1900 Decoration of chancel and Lady Chapel
Item 5 of 6Goldie & ChildArchitectural practiceBAfter 1900 Decoration of chancel and Lady Chapel
Item 6 of 6Sean CullenArchitectD19711972Repainting and liturgical reorganisation


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)  p155

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register24355 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Archibald Macpherson: F v17 p144 no1168 (microfilm reel 12)