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Glasgow, 176 Royston Hill, Townhead And Blochairn Parish Church

Church (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Glasgow, 176 Royston Hill, Townhead And Blochairn Parish Church

Classification Church (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) 178 Royston Hill

Canmore ID 134411

Site Number NS66NW 57

NGR NS 60721 66113

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Glasgow, City Of
  • Parish Glasgow (City Of Glasgow)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District City Of Glasgow
  • Former County Lanarkshire

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Townhead & Blochairn Parish Church Spire, 176 Roystonhill, 1865, Campbell Douglas & Stevenson

Very tall Geometrical Gothic tapering tower and spire, grey rubble, on dramatic hilltop setting, centrepiece of Spire Park, created on the site of the demolished church.

Taken from "Greater Glasgow: An Illustrated Architectural Guide", by Sam Small, 2008. Published by the Rutland Press

Architecture Notes

Partially demolished.


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