Basic Site Details

Name: Sorn Church
Town, district or village: Sorn
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218251826Alterations and additionsWalls heightened and rood renewed.
Item 2 of 21910  Drawing for refurnishing dated


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 3James PatonArchitect, BuilderA18251826Superintended the work of heightening the walls and renewing roof.
Item 2 of 3James NimmoBuilderB18251826Provided plans for alterations - walls heightened and new roof
Item 3 of 3Henry Edward CliffordArchitect 1910 Refurnishing - and platform area redesigned


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1McIntyre, T W, of Sorn CastleGave money for Clifford work.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp616-7

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Drawing dated 1910