Basic Site Details

Name: Olrig UF Church and manse
Town, district or village: Castletown
City or county: Caithness
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Olrig ChurchYes 
Item 2 of 2Olrig Parish ChurchYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Main StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3c. August 1907c. May 1923 Plans dated for new church and alterations?
Item 2 of 3c. 1912c. 1914 Job file (dated)
Item 3 of 3c. 1927  Job file including drawings

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 4James William LairdArchitectC1907 * Provided plans for church - Sinclair MacDonald as executant architect
Item 2 of 4Barbaretus Sinclair Macdonald (or Sinclair Macdonald)ArchitectAc. 1907 *c. 1923Executant architect (J W & J Laird provided plans)
Item 3 of 4J W Laird & J LairdArchitectural practiceCc. 1907 * Provided plans for church - Sinclair MacDonald as executant architect
Item 4 of 4Barbaretus Sinclair Macdonald (or Sinclair Macdonald)ArchitectB1927 Further work?

* earliest date known from documented sources.


References

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2North Highland ArchivesSinclair MacDonald Collection SM 1910/5/1-3
Item 2 of 2Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore183040