Basic Site Details

Name: Shawlands Parish Church
Town, district or village: Shawlands
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: John A Campbell made the first designs before his partnership with Burnet had commenced.

Alternative Names

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

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 11120, Pollokshaws RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51885  Date of first designs
Item 2 of 518861889  
Item 3 of 522 March 1888  Work begun
Item 4 of 511 May 1889 Opened 
Item 5 of 51893  Second phase of work - hall and session house built


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 3Andrew Robb ScottArchitectA18861889Assisted with design as draughtsman for J A Campbell
Item 2 of 3Burnet Son & CampbellArchitectural practiceA18861889 
Item 3 of 3John Archibald CampbellArchitectA18861889 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Centenary of Shawlands1989Centenary of Shawlands Old Church Building, 1889-1989   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Glasgow University Library Special CollectionsHislop & Welsh CollectionGB 0247 MS Hislop 105/1-8Elevations. Transverse sections. Plans of foundations, drains, floor and roof. Addition of Lesser Hall
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33957