The Churches of Britain and Ireland

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Churches in Anniesland, Ballieston, Barlanark, Cathcart, Govanhill, Merrylee, Mount Florida, Newlands, Partick, Pollokshields, Queen's Park.

Battlefield East Church (CoS, 1912), aka Clincarthill Parish Church on Cathcart Road. Open Tuesday - Friday mornings. NS 585 612. Janet MacDonald. Two interior views - 1, 2. Both Charles Clegg (2011).  Link1. Link2 which says that the adjacent hall is the previous church.

Carmunnock Parish Church (1767, CoS, open on summer Saturday afternoons). Interior view. Both Charles Clegg (2012). Link.

Cathedral Church of St. Mary the Virgin (Episcopal, 1871). NT 249 725. Mehmood Naqshbandi (2009). Interior view (the chancel), Charles Clegg (2011). Link.

Free Presbyterian Church on Woodlands Road. Another view. NS 577 663. Both Mehmood Naqshbandi (2009).

Glasgow Evangelical Church (Independent, 1878) on Cathedral Square. Two interior views - 1, 2. Both Charles Clegg (2012). Link.

Jordanhill Parish Church (1905, CoS, open week-days) - two interior views - 1, 2. Both Charles Clegg (2012). Link.

Kelvinside Hillhead Parish Church (CoS, 1876; open on summer Saturday afternoons 3-5PM) - interior view. Another interior view. Both Charles Clegg (2012). Link.

Lansdowne Parish Church (1863) on Great Western Road was closed due to dry rot, but there is a campaign to repair it. NS 577 668. Mehmood Naqshbandi (2009). Link1. Link2 (Several interior photos).

Renfield St. Stephen's (1852, open most days) on Bath Street. The chancel. Both Charles Clegg (2012). Link.

St. Aloysius (R.C., 1908-10, open most days) on Rose Street, Garnethill - a view of the splendid interior. Charles Clegg (2012). Link.

St. Andrew's Cathedral (1816, R.C., open daily) on Clyde Street, interior view. Charles Clegg (2012). Link.

St. Andrew's in the Square (1754). Two interior views - 1, 2. Since 1993 it has been used as a cultural centre. Both Charles Clegg (2012). Link.

St. Columba (CoS, 1904) on St. Vincent Street (interior view). Charles Clegg (2011). Link. Grade B listed.

St. Mungo's Cathedral (Presbyterian). NS 602 655. Aidan McRae Thomson. An old postcard view, from Dave Westrap's Collection. And another (perhaps from the 1920's), from Alan Crax's collection. Interior view. Aidan McRae Thomson. Link1. Link2. Link3.

Sandford Henderson Memorial Church on Kelvinhaugh Street. Another view. NS 569 659. Both Mehmood Naqshbandi (2009).

South Shawlands Church of Scotland on Regwood Street. NS 569 615. Mehmood Naqshbandi (2009).

The former Strathbungo Parish Church (1886-7) on Pollokshaws Road (thanks to Alan Mathew for providing the identification, and the information that it united with Queens Park West Church in the late1970's). NS 580 628. Mehmood Naqshbandi (2009).

Wellington Church (1884), on University Avenue (interior view ). Another interior. Both Charles Clegg (2011). Link1. Link2.


Anniesland
Anniesland Methodist Church on Bearsden Road.
Charles Clegg (2013). Link.
Temple-Anniesland Parish Church (1905, CoS) on Crow road. Charles Clegg (2013). The building immediately to the left of the church is now the church hall, but was originally a United Presbyterian Church (1899). Link. Link2.

Ballieston
Ballieston Old Parish Church. Another view.
Built as a chapel of ease in 1833, when it was known as Crosshill Chapel, it became a parish church in 1872. Both Alan Mathew.
Gospel Hall.
Alan Mathew.
Mure Memorial Church (CoS). Some history here. Alan Mathew.
St. Andrew (C0S, 1974). This is the "New" church. The "Old Halls" opposite, although looking a bit churchy, seems to have been built as a school, and was used later as a hall Alan Mathew. Link.
St. Bridget (R.C.). Alan Mathew. Link.
St. John (Episcopal,1850). Another view. Both Alan Mathew. Link.


Barlanark
Greyfriars (CoS). Another view.  The congregation was founded in 1954, with the church dedicated in 1956, and subsequently extended in 1968.  Both Alan Mathew. Link.
St. Jude and St. John Ogilvie (R.C.) on Pendeen Road, Barlanark. Alan Mathew. Link.

Cathcart
Cathcart Congregational Church on Garry Street.
Charles Clegg (2013).
Cathcart Trinity Parish Church (CoS, 1894) on Clarkston Road. Another view. Both Charles Clegg (2013). Link.
Cathcart United Free Church on Clarkston Road. Charles Clegg (2013).

Govanhill
Victoria Evangelical Church on Langside Road, Govanhill. NS 585 628. Mehmood Naqshbandi (2009).
Former Church of Christ on Coplaw Street, Govanhill. My appreciation to Janet Gimber for the identification. NS 584 630. Mehmood Naqshbandi (2009).

Merrylee
St. Gabriel
(R.C.) on Merrylee Road. Charles Clegg (2013). Link.

Mount Florida
Church of Pentecost, the former Mount Florida Parish Church, on Cathcart Road (1884).
Charles Clegg (2013).

Newlands
Merrylea Holy Trinity Parish Church on Merrylee Road.
Charles Clegg (2013). Link.

Partick
St. Peter (1903, R.C., open most days).
Interior view. Both Charles Clegg (2012). Link.
St. Simon (1853, R.C., open most days). Two interior views -
1, 2. All Charles Clegg (2012). Link.

Pollokshields
Pollockshields Parish Church (1878, CoS, open on Wednesday mornings); two interior views - 1, 2, both Charles Clegg (2012).
St. Ninian's Episcopal Church (1872) on Albert Drive. Another view. NS 581 631. Both Mehmood Naqshbandi (2009). Two interior views - 1, 2, both Charles Clegg (2012). Link.

Queen's Park
Queen's Park Baptist Church
was formerly Camphill Parish Church (1876, designed by William Leiper). Charles Clegg (2013). Link.
Queen's Park Parish Church (CoS, 1875). Charles Clegg (2013).
Link.

 

 

 
 

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