Basic Site Details

Name: Kirkbean Parish Church
Town, district or village: Kirkbean
City or county: Kirkcudbrightshire
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 1Parish Church  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31776 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31835 Build/constructionUpper part of tower
Item 3 of 318811883(?) Renovation and porch on north wall


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 3William Craik C1776 Said to be by Craik in New Statistical Account.
Item 2 of 3Walter Newall A18351836Two upper stages of tower added.
Item 3 of 3Samuel Hunter B18811883Renovation and porch on north wall


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 4Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p360
Item 3 of 4MacKechnie, Aonghus1988Walter Newall, Architect in Dumfries Trans. Dumfres & Galloway Naturual History & Antiquarian Society, 3rd ser, lxiii 
Item 4 of 4New Statistical Account of Scotland New Statistical Account of Scotland  Volume 4, p238

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register10374 
Item 2 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Heritors RecordsHR 759/1p23 etc
Item 3 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Kirk Session RecordsCH2 1284/13 p248