Basic Site Details

Name: Scottish Co-operative Wholesale Society (SCWS) Buildings
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Co-operative HouseYes 

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Commercial premises  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 419-37, Carnoustie StreetYes 
Item 2 of 434-44, Dalintober StreetYes 
Item 3 of 495, Morrison StreetYes 
Item 4 of 4Wallace Street  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 518861887 Dalintober Street/Wallace block
Item 2 of 51888  Block 5 X 3 bays with crowstepped gables linking the 1886/7 and 1893 parts
Item 3 of 518911893 4-storey stables, ham curing and grocery store (Carnoustie Street)
Item 4 of 51893  Front part of building onto Morrison Street
Item 5 of 51897 OpenedFront part of building onto Morrison Street

People

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 13James DavidsonArchitect 18861887Worked in conjunction with Bruce and Hay on Dalintober Street/Wallace block
Item 2 of 13Bruce & HayArchitectural practiceB18861887With James Davidson - Dalintober Street/Wallace block
Item 3 of 13Donald BruceArchitectB18861887With James Davidson - Dalintober Street/Wallace block
Item 4 of 13Edward Alexander Buckingham HayArchitectB18861887With James Davidson - Dalintober Street/Wallace block
Item 5 of 13Bruce & HayArchitectural practiceC1888 Linking block
Item 6 of 13Donald BruceArchitectC1888 Linking block
Item 7 of 13Edward Alexander Buckingham HayArchitectC1888 Linking block
Item 8 of 13Bruce & HayArchitectural practiceD189118934-storey stables, ham curing and grocery store (Carnoustie Street)
Item 9 of 13Donald BruceArchitectD189118934-storey stables, ham curing and grocery store (Carnoustie Street)
Item 10 of 13Edward Alexander Buckingham HayArchitectD189118934-storey stables, ham curing and grocery store (Carnoustie Street)
Item 11 of 13Bruce & HayArchitectural practiceA1893  
Item 12 of 13Donald BruceArchitectA1893  
Item 13 of 13Edward Alexander Buckingham HayArchitectA1893  

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Scottish Co-operative Wholesale Society (SCWS) 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Flanagan, J1920Wholesale Co-operation in Scotland  p304-308
Item 2 of 3McKenzie, Ray2002Public sculpture of Glasgow (Public sculpture of Great Britain series) Liverpool University Press 
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p516

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33971 
Item 2 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Edward Alexander Buckingham Hay: L v18 no1324 (warehouses for SCWS)
Item 3 of 3Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild 1/143 (1886) 1/564 (1886, missing), 1/1553 (1891), 1/7648 (1900)