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Hamilton, Hamilton Low Parks, Hamilton Collegiate Church

Church (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Hamilton, Hamilton Low Parks, Hamilton Collegiate Church

Classification Church (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Hamilton Old Parish Church

Canmore ID 45654

Site Number NS75NW 13

NGR NS 72715 55987

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


Ordnance Survey licence number 100057073. All rights reserved.
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Administrative Areas

  • Council South Lanarkshire
  • Parish Hamilton (South Lanarkshire)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Hamilton
  • Former County Lanarkshire

Architecture Notes


Demolished mostly c 1732. Aisle c. 1840-50.

Monument to 3rd Duke of Hamilton removed to St Bride's Church, Bothwell.

Architect: Mr J & J Smith 1696 - Douglas Monument (now in ST Bride's Church, Bothwell).

Inventory to Hamilton Drawings Lennoxlove - typescript (R6(P31)).


National Library of Scotland - MSS of General Hutton No 65 Vol 1 - coloured sketch noted as by Capt. Grose's assistant dated 1747 or 48.

(Undated) information in NMRS.

'Hamilton Collegiate Church' is depicted on the OS 2nd Edition map (Lanarkshire, sheet XVII 4, 1936). It has since been demolished.

Information from RCAHMS (KD), December 2001.


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