Basic Site Details

Name: Hillhead Congregational Church
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
Grid ref:

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Sir Charles Wilson BuildingYesFrom 2007
Item 2 of 2University of Glasgow, Gilmorehill Campus Building E15  

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 249, Gibson StreetYes 
Item 2 of 21, University AvenueYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41884  Design for church by Bruce & Hay
Item 2 of 41889 Journal reference 
Item 3 of 41890 Design exhibitedBarclay design
Item 4 of 41893 Design exhibitedBarclay design


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 6Bruce & Hay B1884 Proposed design - not executed
Item 2 of 6Donald Bruce B1884 Proposed design - not executed
Item 3 of 6Edward Alexander Buckingham Hay B1884 Proposed design - not executed
Item 4 of 6David Barclay A1889  
Item 5 of 6H & D Barclay A1889  
Item 6 of 6Hugh Barclay A1889  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1890   992
Item 2 of 3Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1893   811
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p334

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2British Architect13 June 1879   
Item 2 of 2British Architect29 November 1889   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32250 
Item 2 of 2Strathclyde Regional ArchivesPlans H/225, and H/172 for Bruce & Hay design