Basic Site Details

Name: Abdie Parish Church
Town, district or village: Abdie
City or county: Fife
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 31826  Playfair design and specifications
Item 2 of 31913  Report prepared on church
Item 3 of 31923  Interior recast with new oak communion table, lectern and font


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 5John Notman B1827 Assisted William Burn
Item 2 of 5William Burn B1827 Took over from Playfair, adapting design by James Milne
Item 3 of 5William Henry Playfair  Before 1827 Playfair withdrew from commission and Burn built present church
Item 4 of 5Peter Macgregor Chalmers  1913 Prepared report on ventilation
Item 5 of 5John Jeffrey Waddell  1923 Interior recast with new oak communion table, lectern and font


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p57
Item 2 of 4New Statistical Account of Scotland New Statistical Account of Scotland  volume ix, p54
Item 3 of 4Pride, Glen L1999The Kingdom of Fife2nd EditionThe Rutland Pressp194
Item 4 of 4Walker, George W1925Church and parish This may be a general book about different areas of Fife - uncertain at presentpp13-14

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register2560Abdie Parish Kirk
Item 2 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Heritors Records HR 649/1, pp79-84 and 649/2, 10 September 1913
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Manuscripts MS/132/3, MS/132/9