Basic Site Details

Name: Old Deer Parish Church
Town, district or village: Old Deer
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of 1898 work 340 3/9 and 34 18/6 for furnishings. Sketch design provided for 1880 re-arrangements by Sir George Reid.

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 317881789Build/construction 
Item 2 of 318801881 Interior re-arranged facing east with west gallery, added slim tower and slated spire and porch
Item 3 of 318971898Alterations and additionsInternal refitting and other alterations


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 4Alexander SmithContractorH17881789 
Item 2 of 4Robert Reid RaeburnArchitect 1880 Interior re-arranged etc
Item 3 of 4George Reid ( Sir)ArchitectAc. 1880 Provided design of tower and spire - executed by Raeburn
Item 4 of 4Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectA18971898Internal refitting and other alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2McKean, Charles1990Banff and Buchan: an illustrated guide  p88
Item 2 of 2Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Presspp315-316

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Aberdeen Journal18 March 1880   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register16113 
Item 2 of 2Viewfield House, Old Perth Rd, Inverness (1990)A Marshall Mackenzie & Marr Office List (held by John G Marr in 1960)