Basic Site Details

Name: Free Church
Town, district or village: Burntisland
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Couper Memorial Church  
Item 2 of 2St Andrews Court  

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 1High StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21860   
Item 2 of 21983  Converted to housing


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 8Patrick WilsonArchitect 1860  
Item 2 of 8(Sir) Harry Anthony Wheeler (or simply Sir Anthony Wheeler)ArchitectB1983 Conversion to sheltered housing
Item 3 of 8Alan James Clark B1983 Conversion to sheltered housing
Item 4 of 8Andrew Glen WeirArchitectB1983 Conversion to sheltered housing
Item 5 of 8Donald McInnesArchitectB1983 Conversion to sheltered housing
Item 6 of 8Frank SprosonArchitectB1983 Conversion to sheltered housing
Item 7 of 8Wheeler & SprosonArchitectural practiceB1983 Conversion to sheltered housing
Item 8 of 8William Hughes McLeodArchitectB1983 Conversion to sheltered housing


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Architects Engineers and Building Trades Directory1868Architect's, Engineer's and Building Trades' Directory London, Wyman 
Item 2 of 3Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p110
Item 3 of 3Pride, Glen L1999The Kingdom of Fife2nd EditionThe Rutland Pressp46

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1North British Advertiser21 July 1860no 1760  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)'B' records (including Burntisland Harbour, Dunfermline sheriff court) B9/12/22, pp484, 486