Basic Site Details

Name: Episcopal Chapel
Town, district or village: Paisley
City or county: Renfrewshire
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 2Holy Trinity Episcopal Church  
Item 2 of 2Hooly Trinity and St Barnabas Church  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Chapel  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1St James' Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41833 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 425 September 1833 Consecrated 
Item 3 of 41884  Additions or alterations
Item 4 of 41907 Plans submittedAlterations and additions


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 DrummondArchitectA1833  
Item 2 of 3David ThomsonArchitectB1884 Additions or alterations
Item 3 of 3Thomas Graham AbercrombieArchitectC1907 Alterations and additions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Bertie, David M (ed)2000Scottish Episcopal Clergy, 1689-2000 Edinburgh: T & T Clarkp609
Item 2 of 3New Statistical Account of Scotland New Statistical Account of Scotland  Volume VII, p199

Item 3 of 3Walker, Frank Arneil1986South Clyde Estuary: An Illustrated Architectural Guide to Inverclyde and Renfrew  p19

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Caledonian Mercury30 September 1833   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic ScotlandHistoric Scotland records52332 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSWeddell and Thomson Archive Summary Material (Handlists, Job lists etc) Thomson's job list
Item 3 of 3Renfrewshire CouncilPaisley Dean of Guild Records Plans for alterations and additions dated 1907