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Glasgow, 62 Belmont Street, Stevenson Memorial Free Church

Church (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Glasgow, 62 Belmont Street, Stevenson Memorial Free Church

Classification Church (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) 99 Garriochmill Road; Kelvin Free Church; Kelvin Stevenson Memorial Church

Canmore ID 160711

Site Number NS56NE 1159

NGR NS 57519 67295

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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Kelvin Stevenson Memorial Church, 62 Belmont Street and 93-99 Garriochmill Road, 1898, J J Stevenson

Dramatically sited on steep bank of Kelvin gorge. Designed by a Glasgow architect on a visit from his London office, which became a gateway for many other Scots in London. Scottish Gothic red sandstone church, with crowstep gables, tall tower and open crown steeple. Entered from Belmont Street at high level. Good interior, with north aisle arched arcade and gallery over, continued to west, fine detailing. Stained glass mid-20th century, Gordon Webster. Halls and caretaker's house entered from Garriochmill Road at lower level.

Taken from "Greater Glasgow: An Illustrated Architectural Guide", by Sam Small, 2008. Published by the Rutland Press http://www.rias.org.uk

Archaeology Notes

NS56NE 1159.00 57519 67295

NS56NE 1159.01 NS 57533 67234 Caretaker's House

Stevenson Memorial Church

(C of S) [NAT]

OS 1:1250 map, 1972.

Architecture Notes

NS56NE 1159.00 57519 67295

NS56NE 1159.01 57533 67284 Caretaker's House

Architect:

J.J.Stevenson, c.1898

NMRS REFERENCE:

'Builder's Journal, 28.5.1898' Large - 1 printed drawing. Missing at time of upgrade, 7.4.2000

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