MHG16730 - Former Ullapool Parish Church & Burial Ground, West Argyle Street, Ullapool
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Type and Period (2)
- CHURCH (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
- MUSEUM (In use, 20th Century - 1996 AD to 1996 AD)
Thomas Telford, 1829. Plans and specifications by James Smith. Standard Parliamentary T-plan church; coursed squared rubble, harled flanks and rear; contrasting tooled ashlar dressings. Depressed arched outer doors in south elevation with similarly detailed paired windows in centre bays with standard cast-iron 2-light, latticed glazing. Similar windows in end gables and in east and west elevations of T-wing. Standard bellcote at west gable apex; slate roofs. Interior; plain galleried interior. Burial ground; pair squared dressed rubble gate piers with caps; coped drystone wall. <1>
Telford Parliamentary Church, now in use as a local museum. <2>
REFERENCE: SCOTTISH RECORD OFFICE
Galleries for new church. British Society willing to accept a plan to cover costs by seat rents, if such should prove adequate.
Question is raised of building a Gallery in the New Church. The British Society refused to meet the additional cost meantime. The plan which had been adopted would allow of galleries being erected later.
- --- Image/Photograph(s): Taylor, A. 2009. Photographs of various HER sites by Andrew Taylor (CD 2). Colour. Yes. Digital.
- <1> Dataset: Historic Scotland. Information Supplementary to the Statutory List (This information has no legal significance). Digital. HB Number 7764.
- <2> Verbal Communication: Carey, G. 2010-2011. Comment by Giles Carey, HER Officer. 19/01/2011.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 1269 9400 (17m by 17m)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
Related Monuments/Buildings (1)
Related Investigations/Events (1)
External Links (2)
- http://portal.historicenvironment.scot/designation/LB7764 (Online designation description (Historic Environment Scotland))
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/110339 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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