Basic Site Details

Name: Strathdon Parish Church
Town, district or village: Strathdon
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: The new church of this parish, according to the Elgin Courant, was opened on Sabbath week for divine service. The church is of the rigid Gothic order. Architects MíKenzie and Matthews [Builder 20 November 1852 p737]

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Kirk of InvernochtyYes 

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 1November 1852 Opened 


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 3James Matthews A1852  
Item 2 of 3Mackenzie & Matthews A1852  
Item 3 of 3Thomas Mackenzie A1852  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Presspp35-6, 737
Item 2 of 2Shepherd, Ian1994Gordon: an illustrated architectural guide  p62

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder20 November 1852  p737 - opening

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register16183 
Item 2 of 2National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Heritors Records Mackenzie & Matthews referred to in subsequent repairs