Basic Site Details

Name: Free Church
Town, district or village: Corstorphine
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1St NinianYes 

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 2St John's RoadYes 
Item 2 of 2St Ninian's RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318441845 Original church
Item 2 of 319111914 Transepts added
Item 3 of 31953 AdditionFurnishings and reconstruction


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 4James Macintyre HenryArchitect 19111914Added transepts
Item 2 of 4Alexander Esmé Gordon (or Esmé Gordon)ArchitectC1953 Reconstruction and furnishing
Item 3 of 4Gordon & DeyArchitectural practiceC1953 Reconstruction and furnishings
Item 4 of 4William Gordon DeyArchitectC1953 Furnishings and other reconstruction


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp526

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Dey: A no5824 (stored under F5124, combined box 58); F no5124 (combined box 58)