Basic Site Details

Name: Bridgend UP Church
Town, district or village: West Bridgend, Dumbarton
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Superseded original Relief Church of 1793-94.

Now used as a hall for the new Bridgend UP Church (by John McLeod, 1886-88 - see separate entry).

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2West Bridgend Church  
Item 2 of 2West Kirk HallYes 

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Church  
Item 2 of 2Church hall  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1West BridgendYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118591860  

People

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 1William SpenceArchitect 18591860 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp403
Item 2 of 2Small, Robert1904History of the Congregations of the United Presbyterian Church from 1733 to 1900 Edinburgh: Riverside PressVolume 1, pp227-30

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Dumbarton Herald17 May 1860   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register24919West Bridgend, West Kirk Hall and Gatepiers
Item 2 of 2National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Managers' Minutes and Deacons' Court Minutes CH3 1002/1