Basic Site Details

Name: Trinity UF Church and halls
Town, district or village: Ayr
City or county: Ayrshire
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 Columba 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 1Midton RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318971902Build/construction 
Item 2 of 3c. 1920 Build/constructionWar memorial
Item 3 of 31965 Build/constructionSuite of halls added


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 4John Bennie WilsonArchitectB18971902Won in competition
Item 2 of 4James Kennedy HunterArchitectJc. 1920 War memorial (executed byHolmes & Jackson)
Item 3 of 4John Frederick ('Fred') TorryArchitectA1965 Suite of halls added
Item 4 of 4William Cowie & TorryArchitectural practiceA1965 Suite of halls added


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Academy Architecture1904 part 1 p81
Item 2 of 3Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp128-9
Item 3 of 3Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1904   296 & 361

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder18 October 1902LXXXIII  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register21662 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Bennie Wilson: F v20 no1428 (microfilm reel 13)