Basic Site Details

Name: Cardross Free Church
Town, district or village: Cardross
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of 1870 alterations 450. Church paid for by Mr Burns of Kilmahew.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Parish ChurchYes2015

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4June 1844 OpenedFirst church opened. Demolished.
Item 2 of 41871 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 41878 Alterations and additionsAlterations - tracery of window
Item 4 of 41903 AdditionNW Vestry


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 2John Burnet (senior)ArchitectA18711872New church
Item 2 of 2David Andrew (junior)ArchitectB1903 NW Vestry


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Ewing, W Annals of the Free Church  p85
Item 2 of 3Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1871   616
Item 3 of 3Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p166