Basic Site Details

Name: Lochmaben Parish Church
Town, district or village: Lochmaben
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Two seating plans in vestry of church - dated 1920 and 16 June 188(?).

N.B. This is attributed to Newall by MacKechnie (1988) but Gifford has discovered architect.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Magdalene'sYes 

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 418181820 Original building
Item 2 of 41896  Neo-Georgian ceiling added
Item 3 of 41900  Alterations to accommodate organ installed 1903
Alterations probably to accommodtae organ which was installed 1903
Item 4 of 419581959AdditionLean to extension on S gable


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 5James Thomson  18181820 
Item 2 of 5Peter Chapman  1896 Neo-Georgian ceiling added
Item 3 of 5James Barbour A1900 Alterations to accommodate organ installed 1903
Item 4 of 5John McLintock Bowie A1900 Alterations to accommodate organ installed 1903
Item 5 of 5Colin Young Morton D19581959Lean to extension on S gable


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p413

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Dumfries & Galloway CouncilJames Barbour drawings, Sutherland Dickie & Copland Archive (many not traced, 2010) 648
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register37529 
Item 3 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Kirk Session RecordsCH2/247/15pp89-90