Basic Site Details

Name: Jamestown Free Church
Town, district or village: Jamestown
City or county: Ross and Cromarty
Country: Scotland
Parish: Contin
Grid ref:
Notes: Now roofless.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Contin and Fodderty Free ChurchYes 
Item 2 of 2Jameston Free Church  

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 118611862 Repairs (Journal reference) 'Buildings of Scotland ' says this is new church


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 3Alexander RossArchitectA18611862Joass probably responsible
Item 2 of 3Ross & JoassArchitectural practiceA18611862Joass probably responsible
Item 3 of 3William Cumming JoassArchitectA18611862 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp428

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Inverness Advertiser9 February 1861   
Item 2 of 2Inverness Advertiser30 March 1861