Basic Site Details

Name: St Margaret's RC Chapel
Town, district or village: Forres
City or county: Morayshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Margaret'sYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1High StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 58 November 1923  Proposal to erect church at east end of High Street
Item 2 of 53 April 1924  Proposal to erect church
Item 3 of 524 July 1924  Dean of Guild approval
Item 4 of 514 August 1924 Advertisement for tendersContractors sought
Item 5 of 512 August 1927  Dedication


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 1John Wittet  19231927 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Pressp633

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Forres Gazette8 November 1923   
Item 2 of 5Forres Gazette4 March 1924   
Item 3 of 5Forres Gazette24 July 1924   
Item 4 of 5Forres Gazette14 August 1924   
Item 5 of 5Forres Gazette12 August 1927   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Elgin Local History LibraryPlans collection DAW P728, ZBFo D3/924/488