Basic Site Details

Name: St Bride's RC Church
Town, district or village: East Kilbride
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Campanile demolished
Listed 1994

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 2Platthorn Drive  
Item 2 of 2Whitemoss Avenue  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319631964Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31965 Won award or awardsRIBA Bronze medal
Item 3 of 31965 Won award or awardsClass I Civic Trust Award


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 5Jack Antonio CoiaArchitect    
Item 2 of 5Andrew MacMillanArchitectA19631964 
Item 3 of 5Charles Hugh Alexander MacCallum (Professor)ArchitectA19631964As architect with Gillespie Kidd & Coia
Item 4 of 5Gillespie Kidd & CoiaArchitectural practiceA19631964 
Item 5 of 5Isi Israel MetzsteinArchitectA19631964 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Diocese of Motherwell 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p569
Item 2 of 2Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp39, p130 Photograph and plans, p153

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Builder21 January 1966  p121 with photo
Item 2 of 5Building6 September 1968  p96
Item 3 of 5Building3 January 1969  Illustration
Item 4 of 5Building3 January 1969  p1/36
Item 5 of 5RIAS Quarterly2013winterRoyal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS)