Basic Site Details

Name: Alvie Parish Church
Town, district or village: Alvie
City or county: Inverness-shire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Commemorative tablet carved by Ralph Beyer. Font designed by Spence Glover & Ferguson (Archie Dewar).

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 31880  Internal refitting of 1798 church
Item 2 of 319501952 Internal alterations and refurbishment, new furnishings and font.
Item 3 of 31971  Font


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 4John Rhind  1880 Internal refitting
Item 2 of 4Scott Morton & Co (later Scott Morton & Tynecastle Co Ltd; finally Scott Morton Ltd)  19501952Minister's chair and elders' chairs
Item 3 of 4Basil Spence & Partners A19501952Internal alterations and refurbishment (Charles Hope responsible).
Item 4 of 4Charles Adrian Hope A19501952Responsible for internal alterations and refurbishment while working for Basil Spence & Partners.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp77

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Inverness Courier10 June 1880   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSSpence Glover & Ferguson Collection  
Item 2 of 2Sent to DSA by emailInformation from AHRC/RCAHMS Spence project per David W Walker and Clive Fenton Sent August 2007