Basic Site Details

Name: Mid Kirk
Town, district or village: Greenock
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Congregation merged with Wellpark West Church in the 1990s, the Mid Kirk being used thereafter.

Cost of Boston, Menzies & Morton alterations etc.: 1,500.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Mid Parish Church  

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31761 Opened 
Item 2 of 3After 1899Before 1911 Decoration
Item 3 of 3After 1920Before 1929 Alterations, redecoration and new choir stalls


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 5James Montgomerie AlexanderArchitectBAfter 1899Before 1911Decoration
Item 2 of 5Joseph John ToughArchitectBAfter 1899Before 1911Decoration
Item 3 of 5Stewart, Tough & AlexanderArchitectural practiceBAfter 1899Before 1911Decoration
Item 4 of 5Boston, Menzies & MortonArchitectural practiceCAfter 1920Before 1929Alterations, redecoration and new choir stalls
Item 5 of 5William Higgins HenryArchitectCAfter 1920Before 1929Alterations, redecoration and new choir stalls - as apprentice/assistant to Boston, Menzies & Morton


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, Frank Arneil1986South Clyde Estuary: An Illustrated Architectural Guide to Inverclyde and Renfrew  p117

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 William Higgins Henry: L no4176 (box 21); Joseph John Tough: L v21 no1636