Basic Site Details

Name: Kemp's, 37 Buchanan Street
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Presumably built after the fire of 3 November 1883. See also 45 Buchanan Street

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Kemp's Shawl Emporium  
Item 2 of 3Kemp's warehouse  
Item 3 of 3Wylie & Lochead's Later name

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 137, Buchanan StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318531854  
Item 2 of 33 November 1883  Fire damage
Item 3 of 3After 1883(?)  Two storeys added after fire


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 4Boucher & CouslandArchitectural practiceA18531854 
Item 2 of 4James BoucherArchitectA18531854 
Item 3 of 4James CouslandArchitectA18531854 
Item 4 of 4James BoucherArchitectB1883 Two storeys added after fire


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Kemp 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Fraser Buchanan Street   
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p212

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32992