Basic Site Details

Name: Episcopal Church of St Columba
Town, district or village: Largs
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Signed architect's perspective in vestry.

The pulpit is a near replica of one in Norwich Cathedral.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Ninian's Church listed as such in Alexander Ross's FRIBA nomination papers

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 1Aubery CrescentYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21876   
Item 2 of 21892  Pulpit

People

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 2Alexander RossArchitect 1876  
Item 2 of 2Miles Septimus GibsonArchitect 1892 Pulpit (designed and carved). 'Buildings of Scotland states pulpit and organ case carved by John Craig & Co.

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp497
Item 2 of 2Historic Scotland Lists     

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Scottish Local History Forum2007Autumn pp24-29

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register37148Aubrey Crescent, St Columba's Episcopal Church
Item 2 of 3Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Information on Gibson's pulpit from Iain Paterson
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Alexander Ross: F v12 p15, microfiche 114/B7 - listed at St Ninian's