Basic Site Details

Name: Falkirk Free Church
Town, district or village: Falkirk
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2St Andrews Church of ScotlandYes 
Item 2 of 2St Andrews West ChurchYes 

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 1Upper Newmarket StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31893 Competition design 
Item 2 of 318941896  
Item 3 of 31915  Communion table


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 4James MillerArchitect 1893 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 2 of 4James StrangArchitect 18931896Won competition and secured job
Item 3 of 4Robert Macfarlane CameronArchitect 1893 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 4 of 4Peter Macgregor ChalmersArchitect 1915 Communion table


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Academy Architecture1893   p67 (R M Cameron)
Item 2 of 4Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp469
Item 3 of 4Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1893   817 (Miller)
Item 4 of 4Love, J1928Local Antiquarian Notes and Queries Falkirk: Falkirk Library 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register31205St Andrews Church of Scotland