Basic Site Details

Name: Huntly Parish Church
Town, district or village: Huntly
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Church  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41802 Plans drawn upDeisns by Burn
Item 2 of 418041805Build/constructionOriginal church
Item 3 of 4c. 1914 Alterations and additionsNew furnishings
Item 4 of 41926  Proposal for new tower - only partly built

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Item 1 of 9George BurnArchitectC1802 Design for church drawn up - but superseded by that of Laing
Item 2 of 9Alexander LaingArchitectB18041805 
Item 3 of 9A Marshall Mackenzie & SonArchitectural practiceBc. 1914 Furnishings - probably by Mackenzies. Also memorial plaques in vestibule.
Item 4 of 9Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectBc. 1914 Furnishings - probably by Mackenzies. Also memorial plaques in vestibule.
Item 5 of 9Alexander George Robertson MackenzieArchitectCc. 1914 Furnishings - probably by Mackenzies. Also memorial plaques in vestibule.
Item 6 of 9A Marshall Mackenzie & SonArchitectural practiceA1926 Proposal for new tower - only partly built
Item 7 of 9Alexander George Robertson MackenzieArchitectA1926 Proposal for new tower - only partly built
Item 8 of 9Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectA1926 Proposal for new tower - only partly built
Item 9 of 9John Gibb MarrArchitectA1926 Proposal for new tower - only partly built. Working as assistant

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 1Huntly Parish Church HallPersonal information from John Gibb Marr.

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Presspp29, 528
Item 3 of 3Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Pressp24n

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Caledonian Mercury10 May 1804   
Item 2 of 2Caledonian Mercury12 May 1804   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and depositsGD 44/27/27Gordon Castle papers
Item 2 of 2Viewfield House, Old Perth Rd, Inverness (1990)A Marshall Mackenzie & Marr Office List (held by John G Marr in 1960)