Basic Site Details

Name: Lady Glenorchy's Church
Town, district or village: Calton
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Only fašade remains.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Lady Glenorchy's Low Calton ChurchYes 

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 1Lady Glenorchy's Church, Greenside PlaceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21838  Front only
Item 2 of 21893  Interior renovation


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 2John Henderson  1838  
Item 2 of 2George Washington Browne  1893 Interior renovation


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 Ltdp435; gives date as 1846

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild 24 April 1845
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30011 
Item 3 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Managers' Minutes and Deacons' Court Minutes CH3/723/1 and 8
Item 4 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSHay and Henderson Collection HH6/16 Lithographed perspective