Basic Site Details

Name: Bothwell Parish Church and Hamilton Monument
Town, district or village: Bothwell
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Bothwell
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of Waddell & Young work (1931-33): 10,000.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2St Bride's Church of ScotlandYes 
Item 2 of 2St Bride's Collegiate ChurchYes 

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2ChurchYes 
Item 2 of 2MausoleumYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Bothwell Parish Church and Hamilton Monument, Main StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41696 Build/constructionMonument to 3rd Duke of Hamilton - originally in Hamilton Collegiate Church
Item 2 of 418311833Build/constructionNew church to west of medieval choir
Item 3 of 41899 RestorationRestoration
Item 4 of 41931 Design exhibitedAlterations: amalgamation of original 14th-century choir with Hamilton building, and remodelling of interior

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 10James SmithArchitect, EngineerM1696 Monument to the Third Duke of Hamilton (originally in Hamilton Collegiate Church). James & James Smith (Close et al, 2016, p.144).
Item 2 of 10David HamiltonArchitectA18311833New church to west of medieval choir
Item 3 of 10Robert ScottArchitectA18311833New church to west of medieval choir - probably as clerk or inspector of works for David Hamilton
Item 4 of 10Scott & Wilson A18311833 
Item 5 of 10(Sir) Robert Rowand AndersonArchitectB18961898Restoration
Item 6 of 10George Mackie WatsonArchitectB18961898Restoration - as chief assistant to Robert Rowand Anderson
Item 7 of 10Wardrop & AndersonArchitectural practiceB18961898Restoration
Item 8 of 10John Jeffrey WaddellArchitectC1933 Alterations: amalgamation of original 14th-century choir with Hamilton building, and remodelling of interior
Item 9 of 10Thomas Peach Weir YoungArchitectC1933 Alterations: amalgamation of original 14th-century choir with Hamilton building, and remodelling of interior
Item 10 of 10Waddell & YoungArchitectural practiceC1933 Alterations: amalgamation of original 14th-century choir with Hamilton building, and remodelling of interior

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Hamilton, 3rd DukeMonument

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Close, Rob, Gifford, John & Walker, Frank Arneil2016The Buildings of Scotland: Lanarkshire & Renfrewshire New Haven and London: Yale University Presspp.142-145; images 15, 23 and 31
Item 2 of 5Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 3 of 5Gildard, Thomas1895An Old Glasgow Architect on some Older OnesXXVIProceedings of the Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgowp118
Item 4 of 5Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1931   374
Item 5 of 5Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1936   360

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Architect and Building News1932July-Dec p202
Item 2 of 4Builder28 January 1899LXXVI  
Item 3 of 4Glasgow Herald25 August 1896   
Item 4 of 4Glasgow Herald11 January 1899  Completion

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Hamilton Muniments, LennoxloveHamilton Muniments DrawingsMSS Box 463/10/2 
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register5134 
Item 3 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register House PlansRHP 5567-5568Original drawings dated 1824.
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers George Mackie Watson: L v21 no1659