Basic Site Details

Name: St Mungo's Church and hall
Town, district or village: Cumbernauld
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Builder Robert Paterson & Son. Cost 90,000. 800 sittings.

Linked by a bridge to town centre. Pulpit and communion table placed centrally with pews and chairs around. Roof of copper externally. Timber lined interior

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219621964Plans dated 
Item 2 of 219651966Build/construction 


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 7(Professor) George Alexander Macnab (misspelt McNab)ArchitectA19641966 
Item 2 of 7Alan ReiachArchitectA19641966 
Item 3 of 7Alan Reiach & Partners A19641965 
Item 4 of 7Alan Reiach Eric Hall & PartnersArchitectural practiceA19651966 
Item 5 of 7Eric Walker HallArchitectA19651966 
Item 6 of 7John Ernest Douglas Sanderson (or Douglas Sanderson)ArchitectA19651966 
Item 7 of 7William Alistair MillerArchitectA19651966 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p590
Item 2 of 4House, Jack Robert Paterson Builder, 1827-1977 Robert Paterson Construction Ltd, Airdriep59
Item 3 of 4RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   
Item 4 of 4Scottish Churches1966Scottish Churches in the Post-War Period  Illustration

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building24 February 1967  p84 [image]

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSAlan Reiach Collection AR 22/1-6