Basic Site Details

Name: Wellington UP Church
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: This replaced John Baird's Wellington Street Church. Cost 26,500 inclusive of site

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Wellington 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 277, Southpark Road  
Item 2 of 276, University AvenueYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31883After 1884  
Item 2 of 311 October 1884 Opened 
Item 3 of 31885 Design exhibitedCompetition design (Burnet)


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 3Thomas Lennox WatsonArchitectA1883After 1884 
Item 2 of 3Larmont Douglas PenmanArchitectA1884 As apprentice to Thomas Lennox Watson
Item 3 of 3John Burnet (senior)Architect 1885 Unsuccessful competition design exhibited


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1885   951, 956

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal1921 London: Royal Institute of British ArchitectsObituary of T L Watson

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32912 
Item 2 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Larmont Douglas Penman: L v23 no1830; Thomas Lennox Watson: F v7 p83, microfiche 98/E7
Item 3 of 3Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild H/152