Basic Site Details

Name: Gallowgate UF Church
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Plain Byzantine. Designed on the 'Manchester system' for 'aggressive work': platform instead of pulpit, choir seats circling behind it and raked floor instead of gallery.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Church  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 314 May 1903  Plans passed
Item 2 of 319 December 1903 Foundation stone 
Item 3 of 314 October 1904 Opened 


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 2Ellis & WilsonArchitectural practiceA1903  
Item 2 of 2Robert Gordon Wilson (senior)ArchitectA1903  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gammie1909The churches of Aberdeen  pp122-125

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Aberdeen City Archives (Copy in Public Library)Aberdeen Plans Committee Minutes Plans passed 14 May 1903