Basic Site Details

Name: St Joseph RC Church
Town, district or village: Blantyre
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Blantyre
Status: B listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2St Joseph RC Church, Glasgow RoadYes 
Item 2 of 2St Joseph RC Church, Mayberry Place  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41895   
Item 2 of 419031905Build/constructionDated 1905
Item 3 of 49 January 1953 * ProposedPlans to be prepared for new chapel building
Item 4 of 420042005Repair 

* 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 7Peter Paul PuginArchitectB1895  
Item 2 of 7Pugin & PuginArchitectural practiceB1895  
Item 3 of 7Sebastian Pugin PowellArchitectB1895  
Item 4 of 7Pugin & PuginArchitectural practiceA19031905Dated 1905
Item 5 of 7Sebastian Pugin PowellArchitectA19031905Dated 1905
Item 6 of 7Frederick Smith & PartnersSurveyors 9 January 1953 * To prepare plans for new chapel
Item 7 of 7Wylie Shanks ArchitectsArchitectural practice 20042005Repairs

* earliest date known from documented sources.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Anson, Peter1965Fashions in church furnishings2ndLondonp275
Item 2 of 3Close, Rob, Gifford, John & Walker, Frank Arneil2016The Buildings of Scotland: Lanarkshire & Renfrewshire New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp.137
Item 3 of 3Sanders, John1997Pugin & Pugin and the Diocese of Glasgow Architectural Heritage VIII, pp89-107p101

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder9 January 1953  p108

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register50018