Basic Site Details

Name: Partick Methodist Church
Town, district or village: Partick
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
The memorial-stone of a new Wesleyan church in course of erection at Dumbarton-road, Partick, was laid on Monday. The style of the building is 13th-century Gothic. The architect is Mr McGibbon, of West Georges Street, Glasgow, and the clerk of works Mr James Mair.[Building News 15 October 1880 p457]

Information from Frank Worsdall.

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 1Dumbarton Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218801881Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21904 Alteration/conversionAlterations, removal of spire and curved parapet


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 4William Forsyth McGibbonArchitect 18801881 
Item 2 of 4David SalmondArchitectA1904 Alterations, removal of spire and curved parapet
Item 3 of 4John WatsonArchitectA1904 Alterations, removal of spire and curved parapet
Item 4 of 4Watson & SalmondArchitectural practiceA1904 Alterations, removal of spire and curved parapet


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp370

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News15 October 1880  p457

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 William Forsyth McGibbon: F v17 p39 no1116 (microfilm reel 12)