Basic Site Details

Name: Burgher Church
Town, district or village: Kirkcaldy
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 2400

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Bethelfield UP ChurchYes 
Item 2 of 3Burgher KirkYes 
Item 3 of 3Linktown 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 2Bethelfield PlaceYes 
Item 2 of 2Nicol StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418301831Build/construction 
Item 2 of 413 November 1831 Opened 
Item 3 of 41897  Hall
Item 4 of 41923  New organ chamber and organ


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 3George Hall  18301831 
Item 2 of 3Ralph George Beresford HayArchitect 1831  
Item 3 of 3William Barnet WyllieArchitect 1923 New organ chamber and organ


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p280
Item 2 of 2Pride, Glen L1999The Kingdom of Fife2nd EditionThe Rutland Pressp53

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Fife Archives, Iona House, John Smith Business Park, KirkcaldyKirkcaldy Dean of Guild Court Ref: 506
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register36388Bethelfield Place and Nicol Street, Linktown Church
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Barnet Wyllie: F no3644 (box 26)