Chapel at Loretto School, Musselburgh

M045 Chapel at Loretto School, Musselburgh

Address: Linkfield Road, Musselburgh EH21 7RE
Date: 1891–2
Client: Loretto School
Authorship: Authorship category 4 (Office) (Office)

Colour photograph of W. elevation

John Honeyman & Keppie designed an early Gothic-style chapel in pink stone, with oak interior fittings.

Authorship: John Honeyman was invited to design a new chapel to replace the existing iron building. His deceased sons William and George had attended the school. 1

Cost from office job book: £2612 12s 3d

Status: Standing building

Current use: School chapel (2014)

RCAHMS Site Number: NT37SW 106.04

Grid Reference: NT 3480 7280

GPS coordinates: lat = 55.944581, lng = -3.045383   (Map)


1: David Stark, Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Co., Catrine, Ayrshire: Stenlake Publishing, 2004, p. 129.