Basic Site Details

Name: Crieff UP Church
Town, district or village: Strathearn, Crieff
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: almost 6,000.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 4North and West Church Uncertain when called this
Item 2 of 4North Church Name from opening until 1964
Item 3 of 4St Andrews HallsYesName since 1964
Item 4 of 4West Church  

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 2Ferntower RoadYes 
Item 2 of 2Strathearn TerraceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 518831884Construction 
Item 2 of 510 August 1884 Opened 
Item 3 of 5c. 1925  Church furnishing
Item 4 of 51957  North and West Churches united.
Item 5 of 51960 Alteration/conversionConversion to St Ninian's Centre


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 5Thomas Lennox WatsonArchitect 18831884 
Item 2 of 5(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect c. 1925 Church furnishing
Item 3 of 5A F Finlayson & CampbellArchitectural practiceC1960 Conversion to St Ninian's Centre
Item 4 of 5Alastair CampbellArchitectC1960 Conversion to St Ninian's Centre
Item 5 of 5Alexander FinlaysonArchitectC1960 Conversion to St Ninian's Centre


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Presspp293-4
Item 2 of 3Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1884   938
Item 3 of 3Small, Robert1904History of the Congregations of the United Presbyterian Church from 1733 to 1900 Edinburgh: Riverside PressVolume 2, p627

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Dundee Advertiser8 November 1883   
Item 2 of 3RIAS Quarterly2013issue 14, SummeRoyal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS)Obituary of Campbell
Item 3 of 3The Bailie 1216  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register23514 
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR C/30