Basic Site Details

Name: St Martin of Tours RC Church
Town, district or village: Tranent
City or county: East Lothian
Country: Scotland
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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 1High Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11969 Build/construction 


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 5Charles W Gray & PartnersArchitectural practiceA1969  
Item 2 of 5Charles William GrayArchitectA1969  
Item 3 of 5Ernest William LovettArchitectA1969  
Item 4 of 5Gilbert Andre GrayArchitectA1969  
Item 5 of 5George Raphael Michael KennedyArchitectB1969 Architect given for church by 'Buildings of Scotland'. Source of information not yet established.

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1RC ChurchCost of 1892 church 1600. Altar made by A B Wall of Cheltenham. First church collapsed due to subsidence but patches up for WW2 use.

Both churches, those of 1892 and 1928 were demolished and new church (see separate entry) built on same site.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)  p452
Item 2 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 3 of 3Turnbull, Michael T R B1991St Martin of Tours, Tranent   p17