Basic Site Details

Name: Banff Free Church
Town, district or village: Banff
City or county: Banffshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 4Harvest Centre  
Item 2 of 4Riverside Christian Church  
Item 3 of 4Trinity & Alvah ChurchYes 
Item 4 of 4Trinity and Alvah Free ChurchYes 

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 1Castle Street  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41843   
Item 2 of 418751877Alterations and additionsAlterations and additions
Item 3 of 41936  Alterations and additions
Item 4 of 41994 RepairExternal remedial work

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 9James RaeburnArchitect 1843  
Item 2 of 9Alexander EllisArchitectC18751877Transepts enlarged and accommodation increased. (Buildings of Scotland)
Item 3 of 9Ellis & WilsonArchitectural practiceC18751877Transepts enlarged and accommodation increased. (Buildings of Scotland)
Item 4 of 9Robert Gordon Wilson (senior)ArchitectC18751877Transepts enlarged and accommodation increased. (Buildings of Scotland)
Item 5 of 9A & W ReidArchitectural practiceA18761877Alterations and additions - according to HS listed buildings
Item 6 of 9Alexander ReidArchitectA18761877Alterations and additions - according to HS listed buildings
Item 7 of 9William ReidArchitectA18761877Alterations and additions - according to HS listed buildings
Item 8 of 9Henry ('Harry') James Lyall Mantell E1995 External remedial work
Item 9 of 9Meldrum & Mantell E1995 External remedial work

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Pressp25, p81

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Courtesy of Harry MantellInformation sent via'Contact Us' on DSA website Sent October 2009
Item 2 of 4Elgin Library, Local Heritage CentreWittets & Co Collection DAWP 312
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register21935 
Item 4 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register House Plans RHP 970/20