Basic Site Details

Name: Camphill UP Church
Town, district or village: Queen's Park
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: 18,000.

Excluding hall.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Baptist ChurchYes 
Item 2 of 2Camphill Queen's Park Church of ScotlandYes 

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 120, Balvicar DriveYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31875  Church begun
Item 2 of 38 October 1876 Opened 
Item 3 of 31883  Spire completed


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 4William Harvey RossArchitectA1875 As assistant to William Leiper
Item 2 of 4William LeiperArchitectA1875  
Item 3 of 4Daniel CottierDesigner After 1875 Painted decoration
Item 4 of 4William LeiperArchitectB1883 Spire completed


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Donnelly, Max1999Daniel Cottier, Pioneer of Aestheticism The Decorative Arts Society Journal, 23, pp 33-51p45
Item 2 of 4Green, Simon2001William Leiper's ChurchesXIIArchitectural Heritage, pp38-51pp44-45
Item 3 of 4RSA1875   872
Item 4 of 4Small, Robert1904History of the Congregations of the United Presbyterian Church from 1733 to 1900 Edinburgh: Riverside PressVolume 2, p715

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Architect15 January 1881   
Item 2 of 3Builders Journal12 January 1898   
Item 3 of 3Building News12 October 1883   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32359 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Harvey Ross: L v15 no1015