Basic Site Details

Name: Larbert Old Church
Town, district or village: Larbert
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Gothic style

Alternative Names

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

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 1Larbert Old Church, Denny StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418181820Build/construction 
Item 2 of 41887  Open wooden roof installed
Item 3 of 419091911 Chancel, organ chamber and vestry added
Item 4 of 4After 1956Before 1968Repair 


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 9David HamiltonArchitectA18181820 
Item 2 of 9John McLarenArchitect 1887 New wooden roof installed
Item 3 of 9Peter Macgregor ChalmersArchitect 19091911Chancel, organ chamber and vestry added
Item 4 of 9Henry ('Harry') WilsonArchitectCAfter 1956(?)Before 1960(?)Repairs - may have been done after Wilson left the practice
Item 5 of 9Robert Mather GodfreyArchitectCAfter 1956Before 1968Repairs
Item 6 of 9Robert WilsonArchitectCAfter 1956(?)Before 1965Repairs - may have been done after Wilson left the practice
Item 7 of 9Rory WilsonArchitectCAfter 1956Before 1968Repairs
Item 8 of 9Thomas Ronald Wilson CAfter 1956Before 1968Repairs
Item 9 of 9Wilson & WilsonArchitectural practiceCAfter 1956Before 1968Repairs


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 4Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp579
Item 3 of 4New Statistical Account of Scotland New Statistical Account of Scotland  viii, p357
Item 4 of 4RCAHMS Inventory of Stirlingshire  plate 31c

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Robert Mather Godfrey: F no5875 (combined box 105)