Basic Site Details

Name: The Good Shepherd Episcopal Church
Town, district or village: Murrayfield
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Drawings for the boundary railiings in the Dunn & Findlay Collection - drawings do not appear to be signed or dated.

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 113A, Murrayfield AvenueYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2   Boundary railings
Item 2 of 21897  Church built but tower not completed


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 1(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect 1897 Church built but tower not completed. Lorimer also responsible for furnishings


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Tod, J M 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3RSA1899   662
Item 2 of 3RSA1903   425
Item 3 of 3Savage, Peter1980Lorimer and the Edinburgh Craft Designers Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1980 (also paperback ed, London & Edinburgh: Steve Savage, 2005)p172

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 6Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild 2 June 1898
Item 2 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register26995 
Item 3 of 6National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDunn and Findlay Collection EDD/666/14
Item 4 of 6National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR E121
Item 5 of 6National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Library Photos of plans B78511-B78519
Item 6 of 6RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Robert Stodart Lorimer: F v17 p35 no1114 (microfilm reel 12)