Basic Site Details

Name: UP Church
Town, district or village: Glenluce
City or county: Wigtownshire
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 1500. Baldie & Tennant also asked to submit plans but they failed to do so.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Ladyburn Church  
Item 2 of 3Ladyburn Masonic TempleYes 
Item 3 of 3Ladyburn United Free Church  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318881890  
Item 2 of 3November 1888  Limited competition
Item 3 of 318 February 1890 Opened 


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 6Alexander C PettigrewArchitect 1888 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 2 of 6Richard ParkArchitect 1888 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 3 of 6John ThomsonArchitectA18881890Won competition and secured job
Item 4 of 6Robert Douglas SandilandsArchitectA18881890Won competition and secured job
Item 5 of 6Thomson & SandilandsArchitectural practiceA18881890Won competition and secured job
Item 6 of 6John McLachlanArchitect 1889 Unsuccessful competition design


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1890   996 (Thomson & Sandilands)
Item 2 of 2RSA1889   794 (McLachlan's unsuccessful design)

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal17 June 1914 London: Royal Institute of British Architectspp174-175 Obituary of Sandilands

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register19324 
Item 2 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Managers' Minutes and Deacons' Court Minutes CH3/408/4
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Robert Douglas Sandilands: F v17 p51 no1122 (microfilm reel 12)