Basic Site Details

Name: St Duthac's Church
Town, district or village: Tain
City or county: Ross and Cromarty
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Castle Brae MuseumYesFormerly Caretaker's Lodge
Item 2 of 2St DuthusYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 518591870 Restoration
Item 2 of 527 October 1881  Survey drawings dated
Item 3 of 51882  Monuments to Thomas Hogg and Patrick Hamilton on east wall
Item 4 of 51 January 188522 August 1886 Caretaker's Lodge - drawings dated
Item 5 of 51896  Restoration


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 13James Smith F18111814 
Item 2 of 13Robert MathesonArchitectA18591870Restoration - Matheson as architect for Scotland in the Office of Works
Item 3 of 13H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceA1870 Restoration - with Matheson as architect for Scotland in the Office of Works
Item 4 of 13A Maitland & SonsArchitectural practiceD1881 Survey
Item 5 of 13Andrew MaitlandArchitectD1881 Survey
Item 6 of 13Andrew Maitland IIArchitectD1881 Survey
Item 7 of 13James MaitlandArchitectD1881 Survey
Item 8 of 13John William SmallArchitect 1882 Monuments to Thomas Hogg and Patrick Hamilton on east wall
Item 9 of 13A Maitland & SonsArchitectural practiceB18851886Caretaker's Lodge
Item 10 of 13Andrew MaitlandArchitectB18851886Caretaker's Lodge
Item 11 of 13Andrew Maitland IIArchitectB18851886Caretaker's Lodge
Item 12 of 13James MaitlandArchitectB18851886Caretaker's Lodge
Item 13 of 13Hippolyte Jean BlancArchitectC1896 Restoration


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp458 (for various bits of work)
Item 2 of 3RSA1883   1001 (Hamilton & Hogg monuments)
Item 3 of 3Tain through the ages Tain through the ages  p122

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Inverness Advertiser10 December 1880   
Item 2 of 2Inverness Courier1 January 1885   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register41843Church
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register41844Caretaker's Lodge
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Photographic Archive RCD 122/5; RCD 149/1-4 Copies of Tain Museum drawings