Basic Site Details

Name: St Palladius's Episcopal Church and Parsonage
Town, district or village: Drumtochty
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Fordoun
Status: A Listed
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Notes: Statue of St Palladius sculpted by Harry Hens of Exeter, 1886

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Drumtochty Church and Parsonage  

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 11885   


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 4Alexander LorimerArchitectA1885 As apprentice to Pirie & Clyne
Item 2 of 4Arthur ClyneArchitectA1885 Also designed font
Item 3 of 4John Bridgeford PirieArchitectA1885 Also designed font
Item 4 of 4Pirie & ClyneArchitectural practiceA1885 Also designed font


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Gammell, Rev J S 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Ball, Victoria Reyner1997Some interiors by John Bridgeford Pirie and Arthur Clyne, Architects, Aberdeen Journal of the Decorative Arts Society, no 21pp40-1
Item 2 of 3Geddes, Jane2001Deeside and the Mearns: An Illustrated Architectural Guide Edinburgh: RIAS/Rutland Pressp59
Item 3 of 3Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp37

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register9634 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSJ B Pirie Collection Contemporary photo of font dated 1885, photo of statue of St Palladius, modern photo of church
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Arthur Clyne: F v13 p138 no841 (microfilm reel 11); Alexander Lorimer: L v19 no1425