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Basic Site Details

Name: St Mary's RC Church and presbytery
Town, district or village: Lanark
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: No reference for furnishings - DMW notes. Presbytery is also A Listed

The Civil Engineer and Architect's Journal, Vol. XXI, February 1858, text page 68, and a full page Plate No. 6.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Church of the Immaculate Conception  

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 1St Vincent PlaceYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 718561859 Original building - was first called the Church of the Immaculate Conception with alter and presbytery
Item 2 of 71860 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 71895  Lady chapel altar
Item 4 of 71901  Reredos and high altar
Item 5 of 719081910 Rebuilt
Item 6 of 71912  Communion rails and St Vincent's altar
Item 7 of 72009 ReconstructionRefurbishment and alteration - with Iain MacLaren as partner in charge

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 16George GoldieArchitectC18561859Church - also marble altar
Item 2 of 16John Gray WeightmanArchitectC18561858Church - also marble altar
Item 3 of 16Matthew Ellison HadfieldArchitectC18561859Church - also marble altar
Item 4 of 16Weightman, Hadfield, Matthew & GoldieArchitectural practiceC18561858Church - also marble altar
Item 5 of 16Peter Paul PuginArchitectA1895 Lady chapel altar
Item 6 of 16Pugin & PuginArchitectural practiceA1895 Lady chapel altar
Item 7 of 16Peter Paul PuginArchitectB1901 Reredos and high altar
Item 8 of 16Pugin & PuginArchitectural practiceB1901 Reredos and high altar
Item 9 of 16Ashlin & ColemanArchitectural practiceE19081910Rebuilding after fire
Item 10 of 16George Coppinger AshlinArchitectE19081910Rebuilding after fire
Item 11 of 16Thomas Aloysius ColemanArchitectE19081910Rebuilding after fire
Item 12 of 16Ashlin & ColemanArchitectural practiceD1912 Communion rails and St Vincent's altar
Item 13 of 16George Coppinger AshlinArchitectD1912 Communion rails and St Vincent's altar
Item 14 of 16Thomas Aloysius ColemanArchitectD1912 Communion rails and St Vincent's altar
Item 15 of 16Iain Douglas MacLarenArchitectJ2009 Refurbishment and alteration - as partner in charge
Item 16 of 16Wylie ShanksArchitectural practiceJ2009 Refurbishment and alteration - with Iain MacLaren as partner in charge

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Cowan History of Lanark   
Item 2 of 2Graves, Algernon1905The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of exhibitors and their works…1905-6London: Graves and Bell1860, no 656

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Builder26 November 1859XVII  
Item 2 of 5Builder3 December 1859XVII  
Item 3 of 5Builder21 April 1860XVIII  
Item 4 of 5Builder26 May 1860XVIII  
Item 5 of 5Civil Engineer and Architects' JournalFebruary 1858XXI text page 68, and a full page Plate No. 6.

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Courtesy of Iain MacLarenInformation supplied by email Sent May 2010
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register37062 
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register37066Presbytery
Item 4 of 4National Trust Record DublinDrawings  

Images

© All rights reserved. Courtesy of Robert Hill, Canade, from Civil Engineer and Architects 

© All rights reserved. Courtesy of Robert Hill, Canade, from Civil Engineer and Architects' Journal February 1858, Plate 6

© All rights reserved. Courtesy of Robert Hill, Canade, from Civil Engineer and Architects 

© All rights reserved. Courtesy of Robert Hill, Canade, from Civil Engineer and Architects' Journal February 1858, p68