Basic Biographical Details

Name: Rogerson & Spence
Designation: Architectural practice
Bio Notes: Robert Rogerson and Philip Spence formed a partnership in the mid-1950s. It would appear to have continued until the late 1970s. Rogerson retired in 1977. By 1981 Spence was sole partner.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 2272, St Vincent Street, Glasgow, ScotlandBusiness1970 *After 1981 
Item 2 of 2Pier Office, Rothesay, Bute, ScotlandBusiness1981 Branch office

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 2Robert William Kelly Cupples RogersonMid 1950s Partner 
Item 2 of 2Philip Hill SpenceMid 1950s Partner 

Buildings and Designs

This architectural practice was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 37 Ruchazie Church  GlasgowScotland 
Item 2 of 371960sCarnegie Public LibraryRutherglen LanarkshireScotlandAdditions? Alterations?
Item 3 of 371960sGovan Old Parish ChurchGovan GlasgowScotlandEnvelope repairs; upgrading and repositioning ealry Christian stone coffins
Item 4 of 371960sHotelMilngavie DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 5 of 371960sLansdowne House Church of Scotland Home  GlasgowScotland 
Item 6 of 371960sPearce Memorial Hall and InstituteGovan GlasgowScotlandEnvelope repairs, upgrading and internal modernisation.
Item 7 of 371960sQueen's Cross Church  GlasgowScotlandMaintenance and scheme for demolition and re-erection on a different site.
Item 8 of 371960sSewage Works for Glasgow CorporationKirkintilloch DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 9 of 371960Dalmarnock Sewage WorksDalmarnock GlasgowScotlandModernisation
Item 10 of 371961SOGAT House  GlasgowScotland 
Item 11 of 371963Castlehill Primary SchoolBearsden GlasgowScotland 
Item 12 of 371963East Kilbride South ChurchEast Kilbride LanarkshireScotland 
Item 13 of 371963Loch Turret Water SchemeLoch Turret  Scotland 
Item 14 of 371964St Mary Tron Church  GlasgowScotland 
Item 15 of 371967Dennistoun LibraryDennistoun GlasgowScotlandInternal reconstruction.
Item 16 of 371967Rutherglen Town HallRutherglen LanarkshireScotlandInterior gutted during conversion to offices.
Item 17 of 371968Library, CardonaldCardonald GlasgowScotlandRogerson & Spence give Cardonald Library in their list of works in the 1970 RIBA Directory.
Item 18 of 371968Victoria Park Church  GlasgowScotland 
Item 19 of 371969Govanhill and Crosshill District LibraryGovanhill and Crosshill GlasgowScotlandReconstruction.
Item 20 of 371969Thistle Foundation scheme with houses, hostel and medical centre  EdinburghScotlandHostel for single people added
Item 21 of 371970sChurch of Scotland ChurchClydebank DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 22 of 371970sClydemuir Primary schoolClydebank DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 23 of 371970sSchoolDumbarton DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 24 of 371972Hillhead Public LibraryHillhead GlasgowScotland 
Item 25 of 37Before 197590 Main StreetRutherglen LanarkshireScotlandRebuilding?
Item 26 of 37Before 1975Cleansing depotRutherglen LanarkshireScotland 
Item 27 of 37Before 1975Loch Bradan WaterworksLoch Bradan AyrshireScotlandRenovation
Item 28 of 37Before 1975Queen Mary HostelBearsden GlasgowScotland 
Item 29 of 37Before 1975Red Cross hostel and workshopsLargs AyrshireScotland 
Item 30 of 37Before 1975Sewage WorksCumbernauld LanarkshireScotland 
Item 31 of 37Before 1975Swimming poolRutherglen LanarkshireScotland 
Item 32 of 371980Shieldhall Sewage WorksShieldhall GlasgowScotland 
Item 33 of 37c. 1980Ibrox LibraryIbrox GlasgowScotland 
Item 34 of 37Before 1981Local Authority HousingRutherglen GlasgowScotlandRenovation
Item 35 of 37Before 1981Local Authority HousingMaryhill GlasgowScotlandRenovation
Item 36 of 37Before 1981OfficesRutherglen LanarkshireScotland 
Item 37 of 37Before 1981Sewage Works  GlasgowScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architectural practice:
Item 1 of 1Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p592