Basic Site Details

Name: Morningside Congregational Church and Halls
Town, district or village: Morningside
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Bruntsfield PlaceYes 
Item 2 of 2Chamberlain RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41925 Design exhibited 
Item 2 of 419271929Construction 
Item 3 of 41927 Design exhibited 
Item 4 of 41928 Design exhibited 


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 McLachlan A19251929Won competition to secure job
Item 2 of 3John Watt A19251929As assistant to James McLachlan
Item 3 of 3William Ogilvie B1925 Design only - did not get the job (McLachlan appointed)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp618
Item 2 of 4RSA1925   553
Item 3 of 4RSA1927   587
Item 4 of 4RSA1928   539

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild 6 May 1926, 24 June 1927
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register27541 
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James McLachlan: F no2302 (microfilm reel 17); John Watt: L no5453 (combined box 80)