Basic Site Details

Name: St David's in the West Church
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Status: Unexecuted
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Notes: This church was never built. The proposals were shelved for some years and finally superseded by designs by Thoms & Wilkie, which were executed for the same congregation, as St David's in the North Church of Scotland, in 1931 (see separate entry).

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 3Blackness Avenue Address on 1910 plans
Item 2 of 3Blackness RoadYes 
Item 3 of 3Seymour StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21910  Plans drawn up but not executed (World War I caused delay)
Item 2 of 21919  Amended plans (more modest scheme)


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 5Sydney Houghton MillerArchitectA1910 Plans drawn up in collaboration with William James Walker Todd but not executed (World War I caused delay)
Item 2 of 5William James Walker ToddArchitectA1910 Plans drawn up in collaboration with Sydney Houghton Miller but not executed (World War I caused delay)
Item 3 of 5Sydney Houghton MillerArchitectB1919 Amended plans (more modest scheme)
Item 4 of 5Todd & MillerArchitectural practiceB1919 Amended plans (more modest scheme)
Item 5 of 5William James Walker ToddArchitectB1919 Amended plans (more modest scheme)


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1910/41/2 and for 1910 plans formerly Bin 27 Bag 3