Basic Site Details

Name: Holy Trinity Episcopal Church and parsonage
Town, district or village: Elgin
City or county: Morayshire
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 2Church  
Item 2 of 2Parsonage  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2North StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2Trinity PlaceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31825  Original church (McKean gives this as 1825) and parsonage
Item 2 of 31852  Recasting
Item 3 of 31862  Enlargement


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 7William Robertson B1829(?) Original church and parsonage
Item 2 of 7James Matthews C1852 Recasting
Item 3 of 7Mackenzie & Matthews C1852 Recasting
Item 4 of 7Thomas Mackenzie C1852 Recasting
Item 5 of 7Alexander Ross A1862 Church enlarged
Item 6 of 7Ross & Joass A1862 Church enlarged
Item 7 of 7William Cumming Joass A1862 Church enlarged


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Beaton, Elizabeth1984William Robertson 1786-1841, Architect in Elgin  pp8, 21, 25
Item 2 of 4Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 3 of 4McKean, Charles1987The district of Moray: an illustrated architectural guide RIASp40
Item 4 of 4Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Presspp435, 585

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen Journal13 April 1825   
Item 2 of 2Inverness Advertiser17 February 1852   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30848Trinity Place, Holy Trinity Episcopal Church
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSList of jobs supplied by Mr Alistair Ross, Inverness (given to NMRS in 1950s)