Basic Site Details

Name: Old Scotch Independent Chapel
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Rebuilt on a larger scale as the Original Secession Church to designs of J H Langlands, 1891 (see separate entry).

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Euclid Street ChapelYes 
Item 2 of 2Meadowside Gospel HalYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 22, Euclid CrescentYes 
Item 2 of 2Euclid Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2June 1857 Journal referenceBuilding Chronicle attributes to William Scott
Item 2 of 2c. 1860  Built to Maclaren's design?


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 2William Scott  1857 * Attribution or type of work uncertain
Item 2 of 2James Maclaren  c. 1860 Attribution or type of work uncertain

* earliest date known from documented sources.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Groome, Francis H Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland (1882-85) Edinburgh, London & Glasgow: Thomas C Jack, Grange Publishing Worksp417
Item 2 of 2Lawson Brothers Guide to Dundee   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building ChronicleJune 1857Vol II p214 - CHECK for correct attribution (James Maclaren/William Scott?)

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register25181