Basic Site Details

Name: Palmerston Place UP Church
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Palmerston Place UF Church  

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 1Palmerston PlaceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 718721875 Original church
Item 2 of 729 May 1872  First scheme
Item 3 of 725 February 1873  Revised scheme
Item 4 of 714 December 1874  Working drawings and revised fašade design
Item 5 of 727 May 1875  Church opened
Item 6 of 71901  Pulpit and organ case
Item 7 of 7After 1908Before 1928 Redecoration


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 8Charles George Hood Kinnear A18721875Original church
Item 2 of 8John Dick Peddie A18721875Original church
Item 3 of 8Peddie & Kinnear A18721875Original church
Item 4 of 8David Robertson DAfter 1872Before 1906Decoration etc
Item 5 of 8George Washington Browne B1901 Pulpit and organ case
Item 6 of 8John More Dick Peddie B1901 Pulpit and organ case
Item 7 of 8Peddie & Washington Browne B1901 Pulpit and organ case
Item 8 of 8James Davidson Cairns CAfter 1908Before 1928Redecoration


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp362

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register27220 
Item 2 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Managers' Minutes and Deacons' Court Minutes CH3/950
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1870/1/6
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Davidson Cairns: F no 2680 (box 10); David Robertson: F v18 p7 no1178 (microfilm reel 12)