Basic Site Details

Name: First Free church
Town, district or village: Thurso
City or county: Caithness
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
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 1St Andrews 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 1Olrig StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 327 November 1867 Journal reference 
Item 2 of 36 August 1870 OpenedReport of opening
Item 3 of 3c. 1910  Internal alterations

People

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 2John Russell MackenzieArchitect 1867  
Item 2 of 2Barbaretus Sinclair Macdonald (or Sinclair Macdonald)Architect c. 1910 Internal alterations

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Ewing, W Annals of the Free Church  Volume II p226

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen Journal27 November 1867   
Item 2 of 2Caithness Courier6 August 1870   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register42006 
Item 2 of 2North Highland ArchivesSinclair MacDonald Collection SM 1910/44/1