Basic Site Details

Name: Gourock Old Parish Church
Town, district or village: Gourock
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Gourock and Ashton Parish ChurchYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Church StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2Royal StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11925  Lectern and choir


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 4James DempsterArchitect 18321833B of S attribution
Item 2 of 4John Jeffrey WaddellArchitectB1925 Lectern and choir
Item 3 of 4Thomas Peach Weir YoungArchitectB1925 Lectern and choir
Item 4 of 4Waddell & YoungArchitectural practiceB1925 Lectern and choir


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Fletcher, J M1982Old Gourock Church 1776-1982   
Item 2 of 4Groome, Francis H Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland (1882-85) Edinburgh, London & Glasgow: Thomas C Jack, Grange Publishing Works 
Item 3 of 4Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1925   647 (Waddell & Young)
Item 4 of 4Walker, Frank Arneil1986South Clyde Estuary: An Illustrated Architectural Guide to Inverclyde and Renfrew  p140

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register34021Royal Street, Old Gourock and Ashton Parish Church