Basic Site Details

Name: St Patrick RC Church
Town, district or village: Dumbarton
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: EE style. 1200 sittings. Cost approx. 12,000

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 Patrick RC Church, Strathleven PlaceYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 5c. 1900  Design by the Pugins
Item 2 of 519011903  
Item 3 of 518 May 1901 Foundation stoneFoundation stone 'just' laid
Item 4 of 519261927 Addition of belfry tower and mortuary chapel; also organ case 1927
Item 5 of 519351936 New sanctuary

People

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Item 1 of 9Peter Paul PuginArchitectAc. 1900 Design only - superseded by Dunn & Hansom
Item 2 of 9Pugin & PuginArchitectural practiceAc. 1900 Design only - superseded by Dunn & Hansom
Item 3 of 9Sebastian Pugin PowellArchitectAc. 1900 Design only - superseded by Dunn & Hansom
Item 4 of 9Archibald Matthias DunnArchitectB19011903 
Item 5 of 9Dunn & HansomArchitectural practiceB19011903NB 'Building News' reference gives architects as 'Maule & Hansom'
Item 6 of 9Pugin & PuginArchitectural practiceC19261927Addition of belfry tower and mortuary chapel; also organ case 1927
Item 7 of 9Sebastian Pugin PowellArchitectC19261927Addition of belfry tower and mortuary chapel; also organ case 1927
Item 8 of 9Pugin & PuginArchitectural practiceD19351936New sanctuary
Item 9 of 9Sebastian Pugin PowellArchitectD19351936New sanctuary

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Anson, Peter1965Fashions in church furnishings2ndLondonp275. Gives the date 1903 but must be earlier; Pugin & Pugin design superseded by 1901
Item 2 of 2Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp399-402

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Building News18 May 1901  p495
Item 2 of 2Lennox Herald27 June 1926  Refers to tower

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Dumbarton District LibraryDumbarton Dean of Guild  
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register24914