Basic Site Details

Name: Moncur Memorial Church
Island: Stronsay
City or county: Orkney
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Scheme included Manse and Church Hall.
Building restrictions prevented construction in 1947


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4June 1945June 1954 Plans dated
Item 2 of 41946 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 41947 Design exhibited 
Item 4 of 4c. 1950c. 1955Construction 


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 2Leslie Grahame Thomson (or Leslie Grahame-Thomson; later Leslie Grahame MacDougall)ArchitectA19451955Building executed c1948-53
Item 2 of 2Leslie Grahame-Thomson & AssociatesArchitectural practiceA19501955Building executed c1948-53


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp373
Item 2 of 4Royal Academy exhibitors    1947, no 1071
Item 3 of 4RSA1946   535
Item 4 of 4RSA1975   280

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder4 July 1947  p12-14 including illustration of model, plan, sections, north elevation of manse.

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLeslie Grahame Thomson MacDougall Collection LGM 1940/8/1-206