Basic Site Details

Name: St Michael's Church
Town, district or village: Dumfries
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 117441745Reconstruction 


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 3Thomas TwaddellArchitect, MasonA17441745Rebuilding of church - with Alexander Affleck and James Harley, wright.
Item 2 of 3Alexander Affleck (or Fleck) B17441745Rebuilding of church - with Thomas Twaddell and James Harley, wright.
Item 3 of 3William AdamArchitectCc. 1744 Plan for reconstruction submitted by Adam but rejected as being too expensive.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 2Paton, John1904The Book of St Michael's Church, Dumfries Dumfriespp13, 37-8, 60-3

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Dumfries and Galloway Standard12 September 1860   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Dumfries ArchivesDumfries Town Council Minutes 3 September 1744.