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Latitude: 55.8723 / 55°52'20"N
Longitude: -4.2799 / 4°16'47"W
OS Eastings: 257445
OS Northings: 666702
OS Grid: NS574667
Mapcode National: GBR 0FG.HP
Mapcode Global: WH3P2.7N6K
Plus Code: 9C7QVPCC+W2
Entry Name: St Silas' English Church, Eldon Street, Glasgow
Listing Name: Eldon Street/Park Road St Silas English Church (Episcopal Church)
Listing Date: 20 May 1986
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 373706
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32189
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Hillhead
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
John Honeyman, architect; 1864. Hall by Miles Gibson 1894-95. Early English church; stugged coursed ashlar, polished ashlar margins. Nave
and 5-bay aisles, all buttressed; traceried lancets with chamfered arrises and hoodmoulds. S. facade to Eldon Street: (liturgical West) steps to recessed pointed-arch door with nook shafts supporting moulded archivolt with bands of ball-flower mouldings; hoodmould stepped up
around arch. Centrally placed wheel window. Corbel course at eaves; slate roofs.
Interior; wide aisle with nave separated by 5-bay arcade supported on columns with foliate capitals and shaft ring. Shallow gallery to S. reached by stone newel stair and supported on wooden brackets. To N.
(liturgical East) shallow reredos with blind cusped arcade. Open timberwork roof. Stained glass circa 1880. Quatrefoil pulpit on squat foliate colonnettes. 1887 brass eagle lecturn centrally placed at crossing, on raised stone platform. Hall to North with timberwork roof on stone corbels.
Ecclesiastical building in use as such. Memorial to Archibald Campbell of Blythswood on NW wall. War memorial plaque to NE wall.
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