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Glasgow, 79 Hyndland Road, Hyndland Parish Church

Church (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Glasgow, 79 Hyndland Road, Hyndland Parish Church

Classification Church (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Kingsborough Gardens; Church Of Scotland

Canmore ID 74704

Site Number NS56NE 198

NGR NS 55881 67507

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/74704

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

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] Hyndland Parish Church, 79 Hyndland Road, 1885, William Leiper

Geometric Gothic, red snecked rubble, with buttressed aisles. A cruciform church of nave and aisles, with transepts and chancel. Unfinished tower over elaborate porch. Figurative corbels carry columns and open timber roof. War Memorial east window, 1921, Douglas Strachan. Aisle windows: c.1940, Douglas Hamilton; c.1960, Gordon Webster; 1969, Sax Shaw. South transept window, 1962, William Wilson. Carved oak panelling, marble communion table and font, marble and ashlar pulpit, organ in north transept, 1887, Henry Willis. South transept converted to I J Ballantine Memorial Chapel, 1966.

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

Architecture Notes

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Glasgow, 79 Hyndland Road, Hyndland Parish Church.

Architect: William Leiper, 1877.

Builders Journal, January 1st and 12th, 1898. Printed Drawing. Missing at time of upgrade. 25.10.2000.

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