Basic Site Details

Name: Rubislaw Church
Town, district or village: Queen's Cross
City or county: Aberdeen
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 1Rubislaw Parish 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 2Fountainhall RoadYes 
Item 2 of 2Queen's GardensYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418731875  
Item 2 of 46 June 1875  Church opened
Item 3 of 41893 AdditionCommunion table
Item 4 of 41912 AdditionLectern


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 5John Russell MackenzieArchitect 18731875 
Item 2 of 5Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectB1893 Communion table
Item 3 of 5A Marshall Mackenzie & SonArchitectural practiceC1912 Lectern
Item 4 of 5Alexander George Robertson MackenzieArchitectC1912 Lectern
Item 5 of 5Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectC1912 Lectern


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gammie1909The churches of Aberdeen  p50
Item 2 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Presspp231-232

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 dated 12 February 1874
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register19947 
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSJ B Pirie Collection Two photos