Basic Site Details

Name: St Francis Xavier RC Church
Town, district or village: Carfin
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: The new church of St. Francis Xavier at Carfin, N.B., has been commenced. The architects are Messrs. Pugin and Pugin, of Westminster, [Building News 3 June 1881 Page 658]

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11882   


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 2Peter Paul PuginArchitectA18811882 
Item 2 of 2Pugin & PuginArchitectural practiceA18811882 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Anson, Peter1965Fashions in church furnishings2ndLondonp275
Item 2 of 2Sanders, John1997Pugin & Pugin and the Diocese of Glasgow Architectural Heritage VIII, pp89-107p104

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect29 April 1882   
Item 2 of 2Building News3 June 1881  p658 - commencement