Basic Site Details

Name: Morton Parish Church
Town, district or village: Thornhill
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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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 318391841 Original church
Item 2 of 318841885 Probably work to accommodate organ which was installed 1886
Item 3 of 31904  Addition of vestry


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 5William Burn A18391841Original church
Item 2 of 5James Barbour B18841885Probably work to accommodate organ which was installed 1886
Item 3 of 5Barbour & Bowie C1904 Addition of vestry
Item 4 of 5James Barbour C1904 Addition of vestry
Item 5 of 5John McLintock Bowie C1904 Addition of vestry


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p542
Item 2 of 2Morton Parish church souvenir brochure 1841-1941 Morton Parish church souvenir brochure 1841-1941   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Drumlanrig CastleDrumlanrig Castle Plans Plans of Morton Church
Item 2 of 4Dumfries & Galloway CouncilJames Barbour drawings, Sutherland Dickie & Copland Archive (many not traced, 2010) 60
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register17357 
Item 4 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Dated 1839