Basic Site Details

Name: Cunninghame Free Church
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Gutted by fire in December 1977 and demolished the next day

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 3Ballater StreetYes 
Item 2 of 3Cunninghame Free Church, Govan StreetYes 
Item 3 of 3Cunninghame Free Church, Thistle StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218971898 Competition held and church built
Item 2 of 21899 Design exhibitedRowan design


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 3David BarclayArchitectA18971898Won competition and secured job
Item 2 of 3H & D BarclayArchitectural practiceA18971898Won competition and secured job
Item 3 of 3William Gardner RowanArchitect 1899 Competition design exhibited - H & D Barclay won competition and secured job


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Academy Architecture1899 part 1 p108 (Rowan design)
Item 2 of 2Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1899   734 (Rowan design)

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder6 November 1897LXXIII p380
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Advertiser and Property Circular7 June 1898