Basic Site Details

Name: Halkirk Free Church
Town, district or village: Halkirk
City or county: Caithness
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Halkirk Parish ChurchYes 
Item 2 of 2West 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 1Bridge StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 35 August 1884 Journal reference 
Item 2 of 3August 1886 Opened 
Item 3 of 3c. 1931c. 1933 Alterations - job file and drawings dated


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 4Alexander RossArchitect 1884  
Item 2 of 4Hugh Sinclair MacdonaldArchitectAc. 1931c. 1933Alterations
Item 3 of 4James Constable LeedArchitectAc. 1931c. 1933Alterations
Item 4 of 4Sinclair Macdonald & SonArchitectural practiceAc. 1931c. 1933Alterations


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Inverness Courier5 August 1884   
Item 2 of 2John O' Groats Journal25 August 1886  Report of opening service

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register7799Halkirk Village, Bridge Street, Church of Scotland
Item 2 of 2North Highland ArchivesSinclair MacDonald Collection SM 1930/29/1-2