Basic Site Details

Name: St Modan's Parish Church
Town, district or village: Rosneath / Roseneath
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Cost 1200

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 1The ClachanYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 718521853  
Item 2 of 7September 1852 Opened 
Item 3 of 71894 Plans datedFor alterations
Item 4 of 71895 Alterations and additionsAlterations
Item 5 of 71897  Design of chancel
Item 6 of 71921  Memorial reredos and repairs
Item 7 of 71931  New vestry and conversion of session house to memorial chapel


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 8David CousinArchitect 18521853 
Item 2 of 8(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectB1895 Alterations
Item 3 of 8Burnet Son & CampbellArchitectural practiceB1895 Alterations
Item 4 of 8John Archibald CampbellArchitectB1895 Alterations, including some to chancel
Item 5 of 8Peter Macgregor ChalmersArchitect 1921 Memorial reredos and repairs
Item 6 of 8John Jeffrey WaddellArchitectA1931 New vestry and conversion of session house to memorial chapel
Item 7 of 8Thomas Peach Weir YoungArchitectA1931 New vestry and conversion of session house to memorial chapel
Item 8 of 8Waddell & YoungArchitectural practiceA1931 New vestry and conversion of session house to memorial chapel


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Meiklejohn, W Roseneath   
Item 2 of 4Reeve, Richard2005A Victorian Burgh: the story of Cove and Kilcreggan  p114. Illustrated - as first built.
Item 3 of 4Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1897   315
Item 4 of 4Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p442 (for Waddell & Young work as well)

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder13 June 1895LXVIII  

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 CollectionMS Hislop S.29 
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register42634