Basic Site Details

Name: Markinch Free Church
Town, district or village: Markinch
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Location of memorial uncertain

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 7Balbirnie- Brunton Parish Church  
Item 2 of 7Brunton Court  
Item 3 of 7Brunton Parish Church  
Item 4 of 7Brunton UF Church  
Item 5 of 7St Mark's Parish ChurchYes 
Item 6 of 7St Mark's Church and Hall Name at time of 1959 additions.
Item 7 of 7UF Church  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Church  
Item 2 of 2Church hall  

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 418431844  
Item 2 of 41 January 1844 Opened 
Item 3 of 419211922 War memorial
Item 4 of 41959 AdditionPlans dated for additions to church and hall - new kitchen, cloakrooms and signage.


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 4Robert HutchisonArchitect, Builder 18431844 
Item 2 of 4John KinrossArchitect 19211922War memorial
Item 3 of 4Adam Elliot WatsonArchitectC1959 Additions to church and hall - new kitchen, cloakrooms and signage.
Item 4 of 4Haxton & WatsonArchitectural practiceC1959 Additions to church and hall - new kitchen, cloakrooms and signage.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Fifeshire Advertiser19 November 1921   
Item 2 of 2Witness17 January 1844   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3National Library of ScotlandJohn Kinross Notebooks and MSS Income tax declaration 1921-22
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSHaxton & Watson CollectionHW 1950/5/1-2Plans for 1959 additions.
Item 3 of 3Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore29974