Basic Site Details

Name: Elgin Place Congregational Church
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Follies discotheque  

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 2240, Bath StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2193-195, Pitt StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41856   
Item 2 of 41941 Alterations and additions(?) 
Item 3 of 419801984Restoration 
Item 4 of 424 December 2004 DemolitionFollowing a fire


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 4John Burnet (senior)ArchitectA1856  
Item 2 of 4Alexander David HislopArchitectC1941 Alterations?
Item 3 of 4Holmes & Partners Architects B19801984Restoration
Item 4 of 4Thomas Robin HaddowArchitectB19801984Restoration. Job architect


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Allen, Nic (ed.) Scottish Architects in Conservation  p50
Item 2 of 3APSD The Dictionary of Architectureed Wyatt PapworthThe Architectural Publication Society (8v 1852-1892) 
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p204

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building Chronicle1855I p259

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Glasgow University Library Special CollectionsHislop & Welsh CollectionMS Hislop 90A/1-14 
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32969