Basic Site Details

Name: Lansdowne UP Church
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Estimated cost 8,339. Final cost 12,400. Sculpture by Mossman. CHECK: is this actually several different churches?

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Dr Eadie's ChurchYesAs listed in Royal Glasgow Institute entry for O'Donoghue
Item 2 of 2Great Western Road UF 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 1416-420, Great Western RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31862 Competition held 
Item 2 of 36 December 1863   
Item 3 of 31873  Addition


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 6Gustavus Hamilton O'Donoghue (misspelt O'Donnaghue)Architect 1862 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 2 of 6John HoneymanArchitectA1862 Won competition to secure job
Item 3 of 6David Paton LowArchitectC1862 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 4 of 6Haig & LowArchitectural practiceC1862 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 5 of 6John HaigArchitectC1862 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 6 of 6John HoneymanArchitectB1873 Addition


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Eadie, Dr 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1862   559 (O'Donoghue design); 618 (Haig & Low design)
Item 2 of 2Stark, David2004Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Co., 1854 to 2004 Glasgow: Stenlake Publishing Ltdpp38-9

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder2 January 1862XX p281
Item 2 of 3Builder19 April 1862XX p819
Item 3 of 3Building News11 December 1863   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32205 
Item 2 of 3Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Job book
Item 3 of 3Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 41