Basic Site Details

Name: Old West Kirk
Town, district or village: Greenock
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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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 3Campbell StreetYes 
Item 2 of 3Nicholson Street old building at the foot of Nicholson street
Item 3 of 3SeafieldYesnew building by James Miller


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31591 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31864  Reconstruction
Item 3 of 319221928 Removal and reconstruction on new site


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 3James Salmon (senior)Architect 1864 Renovation of building at Nicholson Street
Item 2 of 3James MillerArchitectA19221928Removal and reconstruction on new site - with Richard Gunn as chief assistant
Item 3 of 3Richard McLeod Morrison GunnArchitectA19221928Removal and reconstruction on new site - as chief assistant with James Miller


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Bolton, J S1991The Old West Kirk 1591-1991 Greenock 
Item 2 of 2Walker, Frank Arneil1986South Clyde Estuary: An Illustrated Architectural Guide to Inverclyde and Renfrew  p127, p136

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Glasgow Herald16 March 1920   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register34095 
Item 2 of 3Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material For Salmon work
Item 3 of 3RIAS Collection, NMRS, RCAHMSJames Miller, Son & Manson Drawings Collection 8 drawings