Basic Site Details

Name: St John's Wesleyan Methodist Church
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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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 218|20, Sauchiehall StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2West Nile Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318821883  
Item 2 of 3Before 1955 Alterations and additionsAlterations - perhaps the work on the tower? - and decorations
Item 3 of 31958  Tower altered


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 5Thomas Lennox WatsonArchitect 1882 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 2 of 5John McKissackArchitectA18821883Won competition to secure job
Item 3 of 5McKissack & RowanArchitectural practiceA18821883Won competition to secure job
Item 4 of 5William Gardner RowanArchitectA18821883Won competition to secure job
Item 5 of 5Thomas HowarthArchitectABefore 1955 Alterations and decorations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1882   560 (Thomas Lennox Watson)

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIAS Quarterly1924no 11Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS) 

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 William Gardner Rowan: F v19 p104 no1404 (microfilm reel 12): Thomas Howarth: (F no5016 (combined Box 50)