Basic Site Details

Name: UP Church and Manse
Town, district or village: Holm of Balfron
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Holm UP Church  
Item 2 of 3MansefieldYesManse also called Ol South Manse
Item 3 of 3Old South Church  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Church  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3c. 1858  Original plans - unexecuted, but possibly modified for executed church
Item 2 of 31859   
Item 3 of 315 January 1860 Opened 

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 3A & G ThomsonArchitectural practiceAc. 1858 1858 plans were unexecuted, but possibly modified for executed church
Item 2 of 3Alexander ThomsonArchitectAc. 1858 1858 plans were unexecuted, but possibly modified for executed church
Item 3 of 3George ThomsonArchitectAc. 1858 1858 plans were unexecuted, but possibly modified for executed church

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Ministers, Elders and Managers of UP Church Holm Balfron 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Small, Robert1904History of the Congregations of the United Presbyterian Church from 1733 to 1900 Edinburgh: Riverside PressVolume 1, p213
Item 2 of 4Smith, John Guthrie1896Strathendrick and its Inhabitants from Early Times Glasgow, 1896p47
Item 3 of 4Stamp, Gavin1999Alexander Thomson: The Unknown Genius London: Lawrence King, in association with Glasgow 1999 
Item 4 of 4Stamp, Gavin and McKinstry, eds1994'Greek' Thomson Edinburgh University Press, 1994Chapter by Andrew McMillan

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Alexander Thomson Society NewsletterAugust 200535 p8-10

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Mitchell Library, GlasgowDrawings Collection Plan and elevations