Basic Site Details

Name: Free St John's Mission Church
Town, district or village: Gallowgate
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1St John's Free Mission ChurchYes 

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 1Young StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 25 October 1856  Opened
Item 2 of 21904 AdditionWCs added. Plans passed by Dean of Guild, 26/05/1904


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 5J, W H & J M Hay ('The Hays of Liverpool')Architectural practiceA1856  
Item 2 of 5James Murdoch HayArchitectA1856  
Item 3 of 5John HayArchitectA1856  
Item 4 of 5William Hardie HayArchitectA1856  
Item 5 of 5Archibald ('Archie') LeitchArchitect, EngineerB1904 WCs added


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Glasgow Free Church Building Society 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, David M2002Presbyterian Variations on Themes by Sharpe and Pugin:The Scottish Work of the Hays of Liverpool Architectural Heritage XIII, Journal of the Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland, pp99-127pp109-10

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building Chronicle1 November 1856I p127

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild2/250