Basic Site Details

Name: Kirk Yetholm Parish Church
Town, district or village: Kirk Yetholm
City or county: Roxburghshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: The Macgregor Chalmers work appears to have been masked by the 1930s remodelling.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 45 March 1835  Plans dated - original church
Item 2 of 420 April 1835  Alternative scheme - plans dated
Item 3 of 4c. 1900  New fittings and vestry
Item 4 of 41934  Major remodelling with galleries removed and chancel formed


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 6Walter Elliot  1835 Alternative scheme for church
Item 2 of 6John & Thomas Smith A1835  
Item 3 of 6John Smith A1835 Original building
Item 4 of 6Thomas Smith A1835 Original building
Item 5 of 6Peter Macgregor Chalmers  c. 1900 New fittings and vestry
Item 6 of 6Alexander Lorne Campbell  1934 Major remodelling with galleries removed and chancel formed


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 2Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp769

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Kirk Yetholm Parish ChurchArchive held at Kirk Yetholm Church Smith and Elliot plans
Item 2 of 3National Library of ScotlandManuscript CollectionMS 8499 
Item 3 of 3Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Letter from Tom Davidson Kelly to Kitty Cruft, 26 March 2006, quoting from list given by Macgregor Chalmers to Paisley Abbey prior to his involvement there