Basic Site Details

Name: Belhaven UP Church
Town, district or village: Dowanhill
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: £12,000.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Belhaven UF ChurchYes 
Item 2 of 2St Luke's Greek Orthodox Cathedral  

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 127-29, Dundonald RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 518751876 Competition held and Campbell Douglas and Sellars appointed
Item 2 of 59 October 1877 Opened 
Item 3 of 51878 Design exhibitedCampbell Douglas & Sellars design
Item 4 of 51898  Alterations
Item 5 of 51913  Restoration and memorial designed


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 13John HoneymanArchitectD1875 Entered competition
Item 2 of 13William LeiperArchitectE1875 Entered competition
Item 3 of 13Campbell DouglasArchitect, ValuerA18771879Won competition to secure job
Item 4 of 13Campbell Douglas & SellarsArchitectural practiceA18771879Won competition to secure job
Item 5 of 13James SellarsArchitect, ValuerA18771879Won competition to secure job
Item 6 of 13Honeyman & KeppieArchitectural practiceB1898 Alterations
Item 7 of 13John HoneymanArchitectB1898 Alterations
Item 8 of 13John KeppieArchitectB1898 Alterations
Item 9 of 13Charles Rennie MackintoshArchitectC1913 Memorial
Item 10 of 13Honeyman, Keppie & MackintoshArchitectural practiceC1913 Memorial
Item 11 of 13John KeppieArchitectC1913 Memorial
Item 12 of 13George Arthur & SonArchitectural practiceF1913 Restoration
Item 13 of 13John Maurice ArthurArchitectF1913 Restoration


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1879   680
Item 2 of 4Graves, Algernon1905The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of exhibitors and their works…1905-6London: Graves and Bell18788, no 1083
Item 3 of 4Nisbet, Gary1993James Sellars and St Luke's Orthodox Cathedral   
Item 4 of 4Small, Robert1904History of the Congregations of the United Presbyterian Church from 1733 to 1900 Edinburgh: Riverside PressVolume 2, pp110-11

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Building News12 October 1877   
Item 2 of 3Building News27 December 1878   
Item 3 of 3Building News10 January 1879   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32508 
Item 2 of 4Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Job Book
Item 3 of 4Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 290a
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Maurice Arthur: F no1751 (microfilm reel 14)