Basic Site Details

Name: St Mary's Parish Church
Town, district or village: Monymusk
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Monymusk
Status: A Listed
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Notes: The Pirie work must have been extensive judging by the length of the specifications. It is possible that the building altered by Pirie is something other than the Parish Church.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Monymusk Parish ChurchYes 

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3Before 1872  Alterations
Item 2 of 319291932RestorationRestoration and reordering of Priory church
Item 3 of 31960  Further work


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 8John Bridgeford PirieArchitect c. 1872 Alterations
Item 2 of 8A Marshall Mackenzie & SonArchitectural practiceA19291932Restoration and reordering of Priory church
Item 3 of 8Alexander George Robertson MackenzieArchitectA19291932Restoration and reordering of Priory church
Item 4 of 8Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectA19291932Restoration and reordering of Priory church
Item 5 of 8John Gibb MarrArchitectA19291932Restoration and reordering of Priory church
Item 6 of 8A Marshall Mackenzie & SonArchitectural practiceB1960 Further work
Item 7 of 8Alexander George Robertson MackenzieArchitectB1960 Further work
Item 8 of 8John Gibb MarrArchitectB1960 Further work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3RSA1960   392
Item 2 of 3Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp677
Item 3 of 3Shepherd, Ian1994Gordon: an illustrated architectural guide  p142

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register15987 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSJ B Pirie Collection Notebook (specifications); sketch of section (unfinished)
Item 3 of 3Viewfield House, Old Perth Rd, Inverness (1990)A Marshall Mackenzie & Marr Office List (held by John G Marr in 1960)