Basic Site Details

Name: Abington Church
Town, district or village: Abington
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Crawfordjohn
Grid ref:
Notes: Similar in style to Southwick Parish Church, but much smaller.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Glencaple Church Listed as Glencaple Church in Buildings of Scotland: Lanarkshire & Renfrewshire volume (2016), which also notes it as 'Originally Abington Church'. Currently (2021) known as Upper Clyde Parish Church.
Item 2 of 2Upper Clyde Parish Church Originally Abington Church. Also known as Glencaple Church and noted as such in Buildings of Scotland: Lanarkshire & Renfrewshire volume (2016).

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 1Abington Church, off Colebrooke Terrace  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11896  Attributed to Peddie


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 3Peddie & Washington Browne  1896 Attributed to Peddie
Item 2 of 3George Washington Browne A1896 Attributed to Peddie
Item 3 of 3John More Dick Peddie A1896 Attributed to Peddie


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Close, Rob, Gifford, John & Walker, Frank Arneil2016The Buildings of Scotland: Lanarkshire & Renfrewshire New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp.95; image 43

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, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1890/51/2