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)
1891
4 February: 'At Loretto viewing sites.' Expenses 11s 6d. 1
1 April: 'D[itt]o & meeting with Mr Caldwell & Mr McKenzie.' Expenses 14s 6d. 2
4 April: 'Reporting on sites to Dr Almond.' 3
13 May: Contractor tenders submitted. 4
25 June: 'At L. meeting builder & fixing site.' Expenses 10s 6d. 5
1892
6 September: Earliest payments to contractors. 6
13 December: Latest payments to contractors. 7
1893
31 March: Inaugural service. 8
1899
16 March: Tender for minor repairs. No payments are recorded. 9
1902 and 1920s
Commemorative panels and full-height screen designed by Robert Lorimer are installed. 10
1960s
Chapel altered and enlarged considerably by Robert Matthew Johnson-Marshall. 11

Notes:

1: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: John Honeyman & Keppie visit book, GLAHA 53060, p. 7.

2: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: John Honeyman & Keppie visit book, GLAHA 53060, p. 7.

3: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: John Honeyman & Keppie visit book, GLAHA 53060, p. 7.

4: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: John Honeyman & Keppie job book, GLAHA 53059, p. 143.

5: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: John Honeyman & Keppie visit book, GLAHA 53060, p. 7.

6: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: John Honeyman & Keppie job book, GLAHA 53059, p. 143.

7: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: John Honeyman & Keppie job book, GLAHA 53059, p. 143.

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

9: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: John Honeyman & Keppie job book, GLAHA 53059, p. 143.

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

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