Basic Site Details

Name: Ferryhill Free Church
Town, district or village: Ferryhill
City or county: Aberdeenshire
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 3Ferryhill Parish Church  
Item 2 of 3Ferryhill SouthYes 
Item 3 of 3Ferryhill UF 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 2Fonthill RoadYes 
Item 2 of 2Polmuir RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4May 18731874Construction 
Item 2 of 428 June 1874  Church opened
Item 3 of 431 May 1894  Additions, including galleries
Item 4 of 41990s Alteration/conversionInterior reordered


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 5Duncan McMillan A1874  
Item 2 of 5D & J R McMillan B1894 Additions, including galleries
Item 3 of 5Duncan McMillan B1894 Additions, including galleries
Item 4 of 5John Ross McMillan B1894 Additions, including galleries
Item 5 of 5Oliver Robson Humphries C1993 Interior reordered

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 1Ferryhill Free Church Hall 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gammie1909The churches of Aberdeen  p116
Item 2 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp245

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Aberdeen City Archives (Copy in Public Library)Aberdeen Plans Committee Minutes Plans for additions passed 31 May 1894
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20689 
Item 3 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Managers' Minutes and Deacons' Court Minutes CH3/553/1-2