Basic Site Details

Name: Free Church Normal Seminary
Town, district or village: Cowcaddens
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Dundas Vale Teachers' Centre Most recent name, prior to demolition
Item 2 of 2Stow College  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Training School  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Free Church Normal Seminary, CowcaddensYes 
Item 2 of 24-38, New City RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31846   
Item 2 of 31861  Additions and alterations
Item 3 of 31973 Demolition 


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 4Thomas BurnsArchitect 1846  
Item 2 of 4Campbell DouglasArchitect, ValuerB1861 Additions and alterations
Item 3 of 4Campbell Douglas & StevensonArchitectural practiceB1861 Additions and alterations
Item 4 of 4John James StevensonArchitectB1861 Additions and alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1APSD The Dictionary of Architectureed Wyatt PapworthThe Architectural Publication Society (8v 1852-1892)sv. Glasgow