Wishart Church United Presbyterian Church--Dundee Angus Parish -282

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Here you will see a history of the church given as well as notes, sources and the records this parish has. The source information and notes are where you can obtain the information and also where this information came from.


This congregation originated in a desire to have a Secession place of worship in the eastern part of the town. The persons thus acting met for the first time as a congregation in the Old Roman Catholic chapel, Meadowside, on the 18th of February 1737, but removed to the Caledonian Hall, Castle Street. In 1841, a place of worship was built near the Old Portgate.


Annals and Statistics of the United Presbyterian Church, by Rev. William MacKelvie, D.D., pub. 1873. Film #477618. More details may be given in the source.


  • Various Minutes 1837–1922


Available at the National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh, record CH3/906.