Basic Site Details

Name: Ferryhill Free Church
Town, district or village: Ferryhill
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Ferryhill Parish Church  
Item 2 of 3Ferryhill SouthYes 
Item 3 of 3Ferryhill UF ChurchYes 

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 2Fonthill RoadYes 
Item 2 of 2Polmuir RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4May 18731874Construction 
Item 2 of 428 June 1874  Church opened
Item 3 of 431 May 1894  Additions, including galleries
Item 4 of 41990s Alteration/conversionInterior reordered


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 5Duncan McMillanArchitectA1874  
Item 2 of 5D & J R McMillanArchitectural practiceB1894 Additions, including galleries
Item 3 of 5Duncan McMillanArchitectB1894 Additions, including galleries
Item 4 of 5John Ross McMillanArchitectB1894 Additions, including galleries
Item 5 of 5Oliver Robson HumphriesArchitectC1993 Interior reordered

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 1Ferryhill Free Church Hall 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gammie1909The churches of Aberdeen  p116
Item 2 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp245

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Aberdeen City Archives (Copy in Public Library)Aberdeen Plans Committee Minutes Plans for additions passed 31 May 1894
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20689 
Item 3 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Managers' Minutes and Deacons' Court Minutes CH3/553/1-2