Queen's Cross Church

M125 Queen's Cross Church

Address: 870, Garscube Road, Glasgow G20 7EL
Date: 1896–9
Client: Free St Matthew's Congregation
Authorship: Authorship category 1 (Mackintosh) (Mackintosh)

Principal published and unpublished sources.



  • Roger Billcliffe, Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings and Interior Designs, Moffat, Dumfriesshire: Cameron & Hollis, 4th edn, 2009, pp. 69–72
  • Alan Crawford, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, London: Thames & Hudson, 1995, pp. 44–7
  • Thomas Howarth, Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Modern Movement, London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 2nd edn, 1977, pp. 175–80
  • Robert Macleod, Charles Rennie Mackintosh: Architect and Artist, London: Collins, 1983, pp. 68–73
  • G. E. Philip, Free St Matthew's Church, Glasgow: A Record of Fifty-five Years, Glasgow: D. Bryce & Son, 1898
  • David Walker, 'The Glasgow Years', in Wendy Kaplan, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, New York and London: Abbeville Press, 1996, p. 137
  • Elizabeth Williamson, Anne Riches and Malcolm Higgs, Buildings of Scotland: Glasgow, London: Penguin, 1990, pp. 326–7


  • Lesley Kerr, 'The Refurbishment of the Mackintosh Church', Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society Newsletter, 92, Summer 2007, pp. 5–6
  • Cath McFarlane, 'Queen's Cross Conservation Statement', Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society Newsletter, 89, Autumn 2005, pp. 2–4
  • 'Queen's Cross Free Church: Laying of Memorial Stone by Rev. Dr Whyte',Glasgow Herald, 23 June 1898, p. 6
  • 'Queen's Cross Free Church', Glasgow Herald, 9 September 1899, p. 10


  • British Geological Survey, Petrographic Analysis of Masonry from Queen's Cross Church, Glasgow, Report EE005/0920
  • Simpson & Brown Architects, Queen's Cross Church, Glasgow: Conservation Statement, 2005
  • Glasgow City Archives Collection: Minutes of Deacons' Court of Free St Matthew's Church, CH3/971/17; CH3/971/18
  • Glasgow City Archives Collection: Minutes of Queen's Cross Free Church Session, CH3/1346/1
  • Glasgow City Archives Collection: Minutes of Deacons' Court of Queen's Cross Free Church, CH3/1346/3
  • Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/63, p. 140