Basic Site Details

Name: East Church
Town, district or village: Peterhead
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Alterations by D and J R McMillan in 1897
ALTERATIONS: EAST FREE CHURCH, PETERHEAD - Operations have commenced for the entire reconstruction and renovation of the interior of the Free Church, St Peterís Street, Peterhead. The scheme comprises the re-slating of the church, reconstructing the interior, building a suitable hall and vestry etc. The architects are Messrs J and R McMillan, Aberdeen, and the contractors are: mason, work, William Hadden; joiner work J B Dickie; slater, William Simpson; plasterer William Shand; plumber, John Ferguson; painter George Cran, all of Peterhead; glazier, Edward Copland, Aberdeen. [Builder 29 May 1897 p489]

Re-named St Andrew's on amalgamation in 1961

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Trinity Parish churchYes 

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Church  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Peter Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2June 1870 Opened 
Item 2 of 21897 Alteration/conversion 


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 3D & J R McMillan A1897 Alterations
Item 2 of 3Duncan McMillan A1897 Alterations
Item 3 of 3John Ross McMillan A1897 Alterations


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 Pressp342

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder16 October 1897  p311

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register50145