Basic Site Details

Name: Mossgreen Church
Town, district or village: Dalgety
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Fee of Moffat(t) & Aitken: 85.

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 828 August 1851 Foundation stone 
Item 2 of 81852 Construction 
Item 3 of 815 August 1852  To be opened
Item 4 of 81860  Became chapel of ease
Item 5 of 827 November 1865 Plans approvedGallery
Item 6 of 86 February 1866  Tenders accepted for gallery
Item 7 of 818771879 Alterations and extensions- three different sets of plans prepared
Item 8 of 81948  United with Crossgates Church (both still in use)


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 6David BryceArchitect 18521857 
Item 2 of 6David BryceArchitectB18651866Gallery added - with Paris in charge as assistant
Item 3 of 6John ParisArchitectB18651866Gallery added as assistant to Bryce
Item 4 of 6James AitkenArchitectA18771879Alterations and additions
Item 5 of 6Moffatt & Aitken (or Moffat & Aitken)Architectural practiceA18771879Alterations and additions
Item 6 of 6William Lambie Moffatt (originally William Lambie Moffat)ArchitectA18771879Alterations and additions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Scott, Hew Fasti Ecclesiae Scoticanae Edinburgh: Oliver & BoydVol 48

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1BuilderMay 1876XXXIV p 508 - obituary of David Bryce

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)Kirk Session Records CH 2/1176/2, pp6, 11-13, 1176, pp77-9, 29 April 1878- 3 June 1878; CH 2/105/17, p282, 642
Item 2 of 2National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)William Lambie Moffatt Cash Book 1859-1881 GD 1/412/1 pp75-77