Basic Site Details

Name: St Gilbert's Church
Town, district or village: Pollokshields
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 81907 Journal referenceUncertain
Item 2 of 819091911 original church
Item 3 of 824 September 1909 Foundation stone 
Item 4 of 816 April 1910  Dedicated.
Item 5 of 819261928AdditionErection of session house and hall
Item 6 of 81942  Closed.
Item 7 of 81945 Design exhibitedFont
Item 8 of 819511954 Church taken down and re-erected at Burnside


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 9Bruce & Hay B1907 Uncertain involvement
Item 2 of 9Donald Bruce B1907 Uncertain involvement
Item 3 of 9Edward Alexander Buckingham Hay B1907 Uncertain involvement
Item 4 of 9George Andrew Paterson A19091911Original church
Item 5 of 9John Stewart A19091911Executed church
Item 6 of 9Stewart & Paterson A19091911Original church
Item 7 of 9James Jackson Craig C1926 Session house and hall (designed as hall church)
Item 8 of 9James Jackson Craig & Son C19261928Session house and hall (designed as hall church)
Item 9 of 9William McCrea  1945 Font


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Davidson Kelly, Tom Living Stones: the daughter churches of Govan Parish, 1730-1919 Friends of Govan Oldp47. Illustration.
Item 2 of 5Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1911   848 (Stewart & Paterson)
Item 3 of 5Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1945   708
Item 4 of 5RSA1915   579 (original church)
Item 5 of 5Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p491

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Glasgow Herald16 August 1907   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33788 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Stewart: L v21 no 1604