Basic Site Details

Name: Langholm Parish Church
Town, district or village: Langholm
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Designed by Burn and Bryce. Credited to Burn by Professor Donaldson and to Bryce in the Builder obituary.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318421843Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31913  Session house enlarged
Item 3 of 31915  Reseated


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 4David BryceArchitectA18421843Credited in Builder obituary - working in William Burn's office prior to partnership
Item 2 of 4William BurnArchitectA18421843With David Bryce working in his office prior to partnership
Item 3 of 4Robert Bell BurnetArchitect 1913 Session house enlarged
Item 4 of 4Peter Macgregor ChalmersArchitect 1915 Reseated


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Buccleuch, Duke ofPrincipal Heritor, church was built on his land
Item 2 of 2Heritors of Langholm Parish 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Langholm Parish Church memorial tablets 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p400-1
Item 2 of 2RIBA Annual Report    1869-10, p128

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder27 May 1876XXXIV Obituary of David Bryce
Item 2 of 2RIBA Transactions1870  p125-128. List of Burn's works compiled by T L Donaldson

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register37137 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Drawings Collection Burn's sketch designs of 1842