Basic Site Details

Name: St Bride's Episcopal Church
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Notes: Planned as phased construction. Contractor for Phase 1 Stephens Bastow and Company Limited. Bristol
Tender - £3,812

Nave 102 x 26…light roof covers space between Nave roof and temporary Greek walls…
27 foot arches… £6000 [Builder, 1 June 1907]

Eric Gill's Virgin & Child was the gift of Miss Janet Watson. Drawings held in church

Ochterlony collaborated with Andrew Watson Turnbull on furnishing and decoration of chancel.

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 169, Hyndland RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 519031904 Begun - not completed
Item 2 of 5March 1903 Tenders submitted 
Item 3 of 5May 1903  Foundation stone and one bay of nave
Item 4 of 55 May 1905  Memorial stone of extension
Item 5 of 519131916 West end reconstructed, tower, proposed double aisles, north side; porch; stair from cloisters to tower; organ loft; nave roof, marble floor to sanctuary and lady chapel, rood beam figures

People

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 3George Frederick BodleyArchitect 1903 or 1904 Church begun - not completed
Item 2 of 3Harold Ogle TarboltonArchitectA1915 West end reconstructed, tower, proposed double aisles, north side; porch; stair from cloisters to tower; organ loft; nave roof, marble floor to sanctuary and lady chapel, rood beam figures - decoration in conjunction with Andrew Watson Turnbull
Item 3 of 3Hay Henderson & TarboltonArchitectural practiceA1915 West end reconstructed, tower, proposed double aisles, north side; porch; stair from cloisters to tower; organ loft; nave roof, marble floor to sanctuary and lady chapel, rood beam figures - decoration in conjunction with Andrew Watson Turnbull

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Gomme, Andor and Walker, David1987Architecture of GlasgowSecond revised ednLondon: Lund Humphries1st ed (1968), p180
Item 2 of 2RSA1916   573

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 7British Architect20 March 1903  Page ix - tenders
Item 2 of 7Builder1 June 1907XCII  
Item 3 of 7Building News29 May 1903   
Item 4 of 7Glasgow Herald1 February 1915   
Item 5 of 7Glasgow Herald2 April 1915   
Item 6 of 7St Bride's MagazineSeptember 190081 Bodley's design for the south elevation
Item 7 of 7St Bride's MagazineMay 1906149 Interior

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32531 
Item 2 of 2Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Information about Andrew Watson Turnbull