Basic Site Details

Name: Free East Church
Town, district or village: Inverness
City or county: Inverness-shire
Country: Scotland
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 2East Free ChurchYes 
Item 2 of 2UF East 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 1Academy StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31853  Almost entirely rebuilt
Item 2 of 328 January 1873 Journal referenceAlterations
Item 3 of 38 January 1897 Journal referenceAdditions and alterations


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 RossArchitect 1872 Alterations
Item 2 of 4Alexander RossArchitectA1897 Additions and alterations
Item 3 of 4Robert John MacbethArchitectA1897 Additions and alterations
Item 4 of 4Ross & MacbethArchitectural practiceA1897 Additions and alterations

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Free East Church Hall 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Orr-Ewing, Archibald of Ballikinrain1866View of the Merchants' House of Glasgow  Volume ii, p208

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Builder3 May 1912  Obituary of Macbeth
Item 2 of 5Inverness Advertiser28 January 1873   
Item 3 of 5Inverness Courier11 August 1853   
Item 4 of 5Inverness Courier8 January 1897   
Item 5 of 5Inverness Courier7 July 1901   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register35125Academy Street, East Parish Church
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Robert John Macbeth: F v17 no 1115