Basic Site Details

Name: Auchtermuchty Parish Church
Town, district or village: Auchtermuchty
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Parish Church  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1CroftYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 817791781Build/construction 
Item 2 of 81838  North aisle addition
Item 3 of 81892  Pulpit area rearranged and internal alterations and renovation
Item 4 of 8April 1909  Repairs and minor alterations
Item 5 of 81912  Refurnishing and partial re-arrangement
Item 6 of 820 April 1912 Plans approvedRefurnishing and partial re-arrangement
Item 7 of 88 March 1913  Work to be begun
Item 8 of 81931  Repairs to church and outbuildings


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 10Robert WilkieArchitect, Builder 17791781 
Item 2 of 10David SimpsonArchitectA1838 North aisle addition
Item 3 of 10Robert HutchisonArchitect, BuilderA1838 Acted as inspector of the work at this date
Item 4 of 10Henry W WalkerArchitect, Builder 1892 Pulpit area rearranged and internal alterations and renovation
Item 5 of 10Gillespie & ScottArchitectural practiceB1909 Repairs and minor alterations
Item 6 of 10James Ross GillespieArchitectB1909 Repairs and minor alterations
Item 7 of 10James ScottArchitectB1909 Repairs and minor alterations
Item 8 of 10Peter Macgregor ChalmersArchitect 1912 Refurnishing and partial re-arrangement
Item 9 of 10Gillespie & ScottArchitectural practiceC1931 Repairs to church and outbuildings
Item 10 of 10James ScottArchitectC1931 Repairs to church and outbuildings


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p77
Item 2 of 3Pride, Glen L1999The Kingdom of Fife2nd EditionThe Rutland Pressp99
Item 3 of 3Walker, George W1925Church and parish This may be a general book about different areas of Fife - uncertain at presentp23

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register21361Auchtermuchty Parish Church
Item 2 of 5National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and deposits GD 152/117/2
Item 3 of 5National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Heritors Records HR 724/1 25 April 1892, 26 April 1909, 29 April -25 November 1912
Item 4 of 5National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Kirk Session Records CH2/24/12 23 March -12 October 1892; 13 August 1911-30 April 1912
Item 5 of 5St Andrews University LibraryJames Gillespie and Scott Archive Bundle no 2130 (old plan of church), 2137