Basic Site Details

Name: Whitsome Church and Manse
Town, district or village: Whitsome, Chirnside
City or county: Berwickshire
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
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The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31910  Font
Item 2 of 31912  New chancel
Item 3 of 3c. 1920c. 1930 Plans dated - alterations?


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 5(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect 1910 Font
Item 2 of 5Peter Macgregor ChalmersArchitect 1912 New chancel
Item 3 of 5James McLellan FairleyArchitectAc. 1920c. 1930Alterations?
Item 4 of 5Leadbetter, Fairley & ReidArchitectural practiceAc. 1920c. 1930Alterations?
Item 5 of 5Robert Stirling ReidArchitectAc. 1920c. 1930Alterations?


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp760
Item 2 of 2Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p61

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSCowie and Seaton Collection CSE 1920/117/1
Item 2 of 2Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Letter from Tom Davidson Kelly to Kitty Cruft, 26 March 2006, quoting from list given by Macgregor Chalmers to Paisley Abbey prior to his involvement there