Basic Site Details

Name: Free Church
Town, district or village: Renton
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Cardross
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Anonymous email correspondent (October 2007) tells us that this is now in a ruinous condition.

Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11845   


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 2George Meikle KempArchitectA1843 Supposed to have had a hand in the design of this (Charles McKean in DNB )
Item 2 of 2John Thomas RocheadArchitect 1845 Attribution by 'Buildings of Scotland'


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2New DNB New Dictionary of National Biography   
Item 2 of 2Walker, Frank Arneil and Sinclair, Fiona1992North Clyde estuary: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p40

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register1176Renton, Main Street, Millburn Church, Former Free Church with Boundary Wall, Gravestones, Railings and Gatepiers