Basic Site Details

Name: Trinity UP Church
Town, district or village: Banff (later Whitehills)
City or county: Banffshire later Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Church originally built at Banff in 1879-80, and relocated to Whitehills, Boyndie, Aberdeenshire in 1925-26.
Cost of original building: 1,800.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Banff UP Church  
Item 2 of 2Trinity Church of ScotlandYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 216 May 1880 OpenedOriginal building, Banff
Item 2 of 219251926 Church taken down and re-erected at Whitehills


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 1Alexander RossArchitect 18791880 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Banff Preservation and Heritage Society2012Banff Through Time Stroud: Amberley Publishingp85
Item 2 of 4McKean, Charles1990Banff and Buchan: an illustrated guide  p38
Item 3 of 4Small, Robert1904History of the Congregations of the United Presbyterian Church from 1733 to 1900 Edinburgh: Riverside PressVolume 1, p127
Item 4 of 4Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Pressp420

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen Journal22 May 1980  Is this an error for 1880?
Item 2 of 2Inverness Courier6 March 1879   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register3165