Basic Site Details

Name: St Andrew's Parish Church
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Andrew's in the Square  

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 Andrew's SquareYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 517401756Build/construction 
Item 2 of 51874  Pews replaced
Item 3 of 51906  Repairs
Item 4 of 51921  Baptistery
Item 5 of 519771985RestorationRepairs


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 11Allan DreghornArchitectG17401756Based on Gibbs' St Martin-in-the-Fields with the steeple based on another of Gibbs' published designs.
Item 2 of 11John CarrickArchitect 1874 Supervised the repairs - as City Architect
Item 3 of 11James Salmon & SonArchitectural practiceC1874 Replacement of pews
Item 4 of 11James Salmon (senior)ArchitectC1874 Replacement of pews
Item 5 of 11William FlockhartArchitectC1874 As assistant to James Salmon & Son did the drawings for this
Item 6 of 11William Forrest SalmonArchitectC1874 Replacement of pews
Item 7 of 11Peter Macgregor ChalmersArchitectA1906 Repairs (chancel etc) .
Item 8 of 11Peter Macgregor ChalmersArchitectB1921 Baptistry
Item 9 of 11Alan McDonald (sometimes spelt Alan MacDonald)ArchitectD19771985Repairs. Partner in charge.
Item 10 of 11Honeyman, Jack & RobertsonArchitectural practiceD19771985Restoration.
Item 11 of 11R Fraser D19771985Repairs. Job architect


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Allen, Nic (ed.) Scottish Architects in Conservation  p51
Item 2 of 5Hay, George1957The Architecture of Scottish Post-Reformation Churches 1560-1843 Oxford: Clarendon Pressplan, p102
Item 3 of 5Renwick (ed.)1913Extracts from the Records of the Burgh of Glasgow  vi, 1739-59, pp72-3, 420
Item 4 of 5Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1907   810 (restoration of chancel)
Item 5 of 5Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  pp452-3

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder17 November 1906XCI  
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Herald21 November 1921   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32830 
Item 2 of 2Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Print of drawing by William Flockhart