Basic Site Details

Name: Free Church
Town, district or village: Crieff
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Now secularised.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Crieff South ChurchYes 
Item 2 of 3Crieff South UF ChurchYes 
Item 3 of 3South & Monzievaird Church of ScotlandYes 

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 1Comrie StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 518811882Construction 
Item 2 of 51882 Journal reference 
Item 3 of 51882 Design exhibited 
Item 4 of 527 August 1882 Opened 
Item 5 of 51929  Alterations and furnishings (and communion plate)


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 4Robert Ewan A18811882Supervised the construction for John James Stevenson
Item 2 of 4John James Stevenson Ac. 1881c. 1882Responsible for the design
Item 3 of 4James McGlashen Ross A1882 As assistant to John James Stevenson
Item 4 of 4(Sir) Robert Stodart Lorimer  1929 Alterations, furnishings (and communion plate)

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Free Church Hall 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Anon2012John James Stevenson (1831-1908) Scottish Churches James M MacLaren Society Journal, v11, Winter 2012-2013, pp5-21p9
Item 2 of 4Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Pressp290
Item 3 of 4Graves, Algernon1905The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of exhibitors and their works…1905-6London: Graves and Bell188882, no 1102
Item 4 of 4Savage, Peter1980Lorimer and the Edinburgh Craft Designers Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1980 (also paperback ed, London & Edinburgh: Steve Savage, 2005)p178

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News17 November 1882   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register23509 
Item 2 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR C/34, LOR C/37
Item 3 of 4Perth & Kinross Council ArchiveCrieff Dean of Guild Ref: 27/07/1910
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James McGlashen Ross: L v25 no2076