Basic Site Details

Name: St Peter's RC Church
Town, district or village: Morningside
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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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 177, Falcon AvenueYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21906  Church, hall and priest's house
Item 2 of 21927  Completion of church


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 4(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitectA1906 Church, hall and priest's house.
Item 2 of 4John Fraser MatthewArchitectA1927 Completion
Item 3 of 4Lorimer & MatthewArchitectural practiceA1927 Completion
Item 4 of 4(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitectB1927 Completion


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Gray, Rev Father John 
Item 2 of 2Raffalovich, M Andre 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Savage, Peter1980Lorimer and the Edinburgh Craft Designers Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1980 (also paperback ed, London & Edinburgh: Steve Savage, 2005)p174

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder3 February 1906XC  
Item 2 of 2BuilderEarly 1929CXXXVI pp454, 462, 464, 466

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild Plans dated 18 January 1927 and 8 July 1927
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register27257 
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR E/80/1,2 (or EDD 495/1-6)
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Robert Stodart Lorimer: F v17 p35 no1114 (microfilm reel 12)