Basic Site Details

Name: St Gabriel's Episcopal Church
Town, district or village: Govan
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: On Saturday afternoon St Gabrielís Episcopal Church, Greenfield Street, Govan, was dedicated by the Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway. The church is plain Norman in style and built of red pressed bricks with white stone facings. Adjoining is a hall which can be so arranged so as to form a north chapel. The church is seated to accommodate 300 and the hall 170 persons. The buildings have been erected at a cost of £2,000 from plans prepared by Mr James Chalmers, architect, Hope Street Glasgow. [Building News 11 October 1901 Page 505]

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 140, Greenfield StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119011902  


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 1James ChalmersArchitect 19011902 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Scottish Episcopal Church Yearbook1902 1901-02  

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News11 October 1901  p505

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Glasgow City ArchivesWorsdall Collection B/261