Basic Site Details

Name: Chapelshade Parish Church
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
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Notes: In 1789 a chapel connected to the Relief Synod was built off Barrack Road (later Constitution Road). The congregation were admitted to the Church of Scotland on 7 December 1791. In 1830 the Church was enlarged. At the Disruption in 1843 most of the congregation joined the Free Church of Scotland and continued to use the church buildings although the Presbytery of Dundee regained the property in 1847. (NAS)

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Bell StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218301831Reconstruction 
Item 2 of 2Before 1887  Repairs and alterations


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 2David NeaveArchitectB18301831Reconstruction
Item 2 of 2Robert KeithArchitect Before 1887 Repairs and alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th editionPer David Walker from Kirk Session Minutes

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1The Piper of Dundee11 November 1887