Basic Site Details

Name: Holytown Parish Church halls
Town, district or village: Holytown
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: 1,000.

Both Robert Thorn Ross and Robert Harvie mention this on their LRIBA nomination papers; the input of each is unclear.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2After 1892Before 1911  
Item 2 of 222 February 1952 * AdditionPlans to be prepared for new buildings

* 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 5Robert HarvieArchitect After 1892Before 1911 
Item 2 of 5Robert Thom RossArchitectAAfter 1895Before 1911As apprentice, assistant or partner of Thomas Smith
Item 3 of 5Thomas SmithArchitectAAfter 1895Before 1911 
Item 4 of 5Smith & RossArchitectural practiceA?1910 or 1911(?) Involvement uncertain - may have been built prior to formation of partnership
Item 5 of 5John Scotland & SonArchitectural practice 1952 * To prepare plans

* earliest date known from documented sources.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder22 February 1952  p313

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Robert Harvie: L v12 no789 (microfilm reel 33); Robert Thorn Ross: L v12 no789 (microfilm reel 33)