Basic Site Details

Name: RC Church of the Sacred Heart
Town, district or village: Bridgeton
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 1Sacred Heart RC ChurchYes 

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 152, Old Dalmarnock RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319091910 Original church built
Item 2 of 319531954Alterations and additionsNew ceiling to correct structural faults in roof
Item 3 of 329 January 1954 * Alterations and additionsPlans prepared for alterations and additions

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 3Charles Jean Menart (or Ménart)ArchitectA19091910Original church
Item 2 of 3Gillespie Kidd & CoiaArchitectural practiceB19531954New ceiling to correct structural faults in roof
Item 3 of 3Jack Antonio CoiaArchitectB19531954New ceiling to correct structural faults in roof


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1916   657
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p464

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder29 January 1954  p240
Item 2 of 2Building Industries15 May 1909   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33855