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Basic Site Details

Name: St Andrew's Episcopal Church
Town, district or village: St Andrews
City or county: Fife
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 1Church  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Queen's TerraceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 918661868  
Item 2 of 931 July 1867 Foundation stone 
Item 3 of 91878  Design exhibited
Item 4 of 91884  Mosaic reredos of the Ascension (made by Powell & Sons, London)
Item 5 of 91889  Oak pulpit
Item 6 of 91892  Tower built
Item 7 of 91922  War memorial altar
Item 8 of 9Before 1929  Thomas Truman Oliphant Memorial
Item 9 of 91938  Tower dismantled


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 7(Sir) Robert Rowand AndersonArchitect 18661869 
Item 2 of 7Robert Thomas Napier SpeirArchitect 1884 Mosaic reredos of the Ascension (executed by Powell & Sons of London)
Item 3 of 7Arthur George Sydney MitchellArchitectA1889 Oak pulpit (executed by John S Gibson, Edinburgh)
Item 4 of 7George WilsonArchitectA1889 Oak pulpit (executed by John S Gibson, Edinburgh)
Item 5 of 7Sydney Mitchell & WilsonArchitectural practiceA1889 Oak pulpit (executed by John S Gibson, Edinburgh)
Item 6 of 7William WellsArchitect 1922 War memorial altar
Item 7 of 7(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect Before 1929 Thomas Truman Oliphant Memorial


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Frew, J (ed.)1984Building for a New Age St Andrews: Crawford Centre for the Arts, University of St Andrews (undated but pub. 1984)p 58
Item 2 of 4Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p383
Item 3 of 4Lye, Margaret2010A Guide to Episcopal Churches in the Diocese of St Andrews, Dunkeld & Dunblane Margaret Lye/Lulup67-70
Item 4 of 4RSA1867   65 & 82

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 7Builder1867XXV p 587
Item 2 of 7Building News1867XIV pp 136, 552 & 568
Item 3 of 7Building News1889LVII p 893
Item 4 of 7Building News24 November 1922CXXIII p 338
Item 5 of 7Scottish GuardianMarch 1867IV p 143
Item 6 of 7Scottish GuardianSeptember 1867IV pp 394 & 396
Item 7 of 7Scottish Guardian17 October 1884VI p 575

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Edinburgh University LibraryAnderson Collection (Plans and drawings) Drawings
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register40845 
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR UND/4
Item 4 of 4St Andrews Episcopal Church, St AndrewsCorrespondence  


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