Basic Site Details

Name: Oatlands UP Church
Town, district or village: Oatlands
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: On Saturday the memorial-stone was laid of Oatlands U.P. Church, Glasgow, which has been designed by Mr. J. B. Wilson, architect, of that city. The church, which is in the Early Gothic style, will, it is estimated, cost 3,500. It will accommodate about 800 sitters, and will be provided with halls and class-rooms. [Building News 19 August 1881 p251]

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 1Moffat StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21881 Build/constructionMemorial stone laid August 1881
Item 2 of 221 May 1882 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 1John Bennie WilsonArchitect 1881  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Small, Robert1904History of the Congregations of the United Presbyterian Church from 1733 to 1900 Edinburgh: Riverside PressVolume 2, p109

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2British Architect26 August 1881   
Item 2 of 2Building News19 August 1881  p251

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Bennie Wilson: F v20 no1428 (microfilm reel 13)