Basic Site Details

Name: Rathven Church
Town, district or village: Rathven
City or county: Banffshire
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 1Church  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31823  Repairs
Item 2 of 31850 Journal referenceRepairs
Item 3 of 31932 Alterations and additionsAlterations and re-casting. Interior recast.


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 5William Robertson B1823 Repairs
Item 2 of 5A & W Reid A1850 Repairs
Item 3 of 5Alexander Reid A1850 Repairs
Item 4 of 5William Reid A1850 Repairs
Item 5 of 5Robert McFie Fulton  1932 Alterations and re-casting. Interior re-ordered.

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 1Portessie Hall for Rathven ChurchMason, A Milne & Son, Buckie; carpenter, Mackie & McKenzie, Elgin; slater, John Barclay & Son, Buckie; plasterers, Roger & Baxter, Aberdeen; plumbers, William Lyon & Son, Elgin; painters, R Duncan & Son, Buckie.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Hay, George1957The Architecture of Scottish Post-Reformation Churches 1560-1843 Oxford: Clarendon Pressp163
Item 2 of 3Historic Scotland Lists     
Item 3 of 3Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Pressp732

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen Journal23 June 1823   
Item 2 of 2Aberdeen Journal11 September 1850   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register15528