Basic Site Details

Name: West Free Church
Town, district or village: Alloa
City or county: Clackmannanshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Bank Street Free ChurchYes 
Item 2 of 2Chalmers Free Church  

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 1Bank StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218541856  
Item 2 of 224 April 1855  Foundation stone

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 5J, W H & J M Hay ('The Hays of Liverpool')Architectural practiceA18541856 
Item 2 of 5James Murdoch HayArchitectA18541856 
Item 3 of 5John HayArchitectA18541856 
Item 4 of 5Thomas BonnarBuilderA18541856as mason, for Hays of Liverpool
Item 5 of 5William Hardie HayArchitectA18541856 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp139
Item 2 of 2Walker, David M2002Presbyterian Variations on Themes by Sharpe and Pugin:The Scottish Work of the Hays of Liverpool Architectural Heritage XIII, Journal of the Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland, pp99-127p109

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building Chronicle1 August 1856II p87

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Alloa Public LibraryLocal history archival material Engraving dated 1855
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20983