Basic Site Details

Name: St Peter's RC Church and Presbytery
Town, district or village: Partick
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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 1St Simon'sYesBecame St Simon RC Church in 1903 on building of the new St Peter's by Pugin & Pugin

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 1Partick Bridge StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41858   
Item 2 of 4August 1949 Addition 
Item 3 of 428 May 1954 * Alterations and additionsPlans prepared and approved
Item 4 of 419561957 Interior remodelled (and furnishings)

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 7Charles Gordon O'NeillArchitect, Engineer, Surveyor 1858  
Item 2 of 7Gillespie Kidd & CoiaArchitectural practice 1949 Additions
Item 3 of 7Thomas Smith CordinerArchitect 1954 *  
Item 4 of 7Andrew MacMillanArchitectA19561957Interior remodelled (and furnishings)
Item 5 of 7Gillespie Kidd & CoiaArchitectural practiceA19561957Interior remodelled (and furnishings)
Item 6 of 7Isi Israel MetzsteinArchitectA19561957Interior remodelled (and furnishings)
Item 7 of 7Jack Antonio CoiaArchitectA19561957Interior remodelled (and furnishings)

* earliest date known from documented sources.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Archdiocese of Glasgow1949 additions.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Sanders, John1997Pugin & Pugin and the Diocese of Glasgow Architectural Heritage VIII, pp89-107p94 (?)
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p371

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder5 August 1949  p184
Item 2 of 2Builder28 May 1954  p958

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register49910