Basic Site Details

Name: Dunfermline Abbey, lectern
Town, district or village: Dunfermline
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Carver: Thomas Good of Edinburgh. Smith: Thomas Bogie of Edinburgh. Joiner/woodwork: Alexander Thomson.

Designed to harmonise with R R Anderson's pulpit and communion table (listed under Dunfermline Abbey's main entry).

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Abbey  
Item 2 of 2Furnishing(?)  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119301931  


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 3(Sir) Matthew Montgomerie OchterlonyArchitectA19301931In association with William Davidson, who supervised the work
Item 2 of 3William DavidsonArchitectA19301931In association with Matthew Montgomerie Ochterlony; execution supervised by Davidson
Item 3 of 3William WilliamsonArchitectA1931 In association with Ochterlony. Conflist of information - some sources (Gifford, Glen etc) give William Williamson but other give William Davidson.

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Dunfermline AbbeyGateways and walls B Listed.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p181
Item 2 of 4Glen, Duncan2008William Williamson  p181
Item 3 of 4Historic Scotland Lists    Included in Dunfermline Abbey listing; incorrectly gives William Williamson instead of William Davidson
Item 4 of 4RSA1931   596

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder20 June 1930CXXXVIII pp 1181 & 1186
Item 2 of 2Builder20 March 1931CXL pp 532 & 536