Basic Site Details

Name: St Paul's Episcopal Church
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Paul's & St George's Church  

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 1York PlaceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 518161818Build/construction 
Item 2 of 51883 Design exhibitedChurch halls (including new church room)
Item 3 of 518911892 Removal of galleries, addition of chancel
Item 4 of 51922  Memorial Chapel of the Resurrection
Item 5 of 519832007RestorationRepairs to roof and stonework including renewal of carved decoration, internal work, redecoration etc


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 9Archibald ElliotArchitectC18161818 
Item 2 of 9Henry Francis KerrArchitect 1883 Church Halls (including 'new church room')
Item 3 of 9Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectA18911892Removal of galleries, addition of chancel
Item 4 of 9John More Dick PeddieArchitectA18911892Removal of galleries, addition of chancel
Item 5 of 9Kinnear & PeddieArchitectural practiceA18911892Removal of galleries, addition of chancel
Item 6 of 9J M Dick Peddie & Forbes SmithArchitectural practiceBAfter 1909Before 1917Furnishings
Item 7 of 9James Forbes SmithArchitectBAfter 1909Before 1917Furnishings
Item 8 of 9John More Dick PeddieArchitectBAfter 1909Before 1917Furnishings
Item 9 of 9Harold Ogle TarboltonArchitect 1922 Memorial Chapel of the Resurrection and altarpiece

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1St Paul's Episcopal Church, Monument to Bishop Terrot 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 9APSD The Dictionary of Architectureed Wyatt PapworthThe Architectural Publication Society (8v 1852-1892) 
Item 2 of 9Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 3 of 9Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp280
Item 4 of 9Gilbert, W1901Edinburgh in the Nineteenth Century   
Item 5 of 9Gilbert, W1901Edinburgh in the Nineteenth Century  p60
Item 6 of 9RSA1883   1003 (new church room)
Item 7 of 9RSA1922   538
Item 8 of 9RSA1927   570
Item 9 of 9Simpson & Brown2012Simpson & Brown Architects:Thirty-five years in practice 1977-2012   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild  
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register27509 
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1890/61/5