Basic Site Details

Name: St Saviour's Episcopal Church and Rectory
Town, district or village: Bridge of Allan
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Font by Messrs Davidson of Inverness. Further carved work by William Pirret, sculptor, of Glasgow.

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 1Keir StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41857 Build/constructionOnly three bays of nave built
Item 2 of 42 April 1857 Opened 
Item 3 of 418711874 Lengthening of church and new west porch
Item 4 of 41874 CompletionCompletion of alterations


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 3John HendersonArchitect 1857 Must have submitted a scheme which was not accepted.
Item 2 of 3Alexander RossArchitectC1857  
Item 3 of 3Alexander RossArchitectC18711874Lengthening of church by one bay, chancel and new west porch

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1St Saviour's Episcopal Church Hall 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp281
Item 2 of 2Lye, Margaret2010A Guide to Episcopal Churches in the Diocese of St Andrews, Dunkeld & Dunblane Margaret Lye/Lulup46-48

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 6Ecclesiologist1856XVII pp10-11
Item 2 of 6Scottish Ecclesiastical JournalApril 1857  p66
Item 3 of 6Scottish Guardian1 June 1870  Reference for font.
Item 4 of 6Scottish Guardian1 May 1871   
Item 5 of 6Scottish Guardian1 November 1871   
Item 6 of 6Scottish Guardian21 August 1874   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Courtesy of Margaret LyeInformation to D M Walker Sent May 2008
Item 2 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register22657Church
Item 3 of 5National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSHay and Henderson Collection HH6/155 and 156 (preliminary sketches?)
Item 4 of 5National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSList of jobs supplied by Mr Alistair Ross, Inverness (given to NMRS in 1950s)  
Item 5 of 5National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSList of works by John Henderson compiled by Mrs Elizabeth Stella Phillips