Basic Site Details

Name: Copeland (or Copland) & Lye premises
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: Demolished
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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 3Bath StreetYes 
Item 2 of 3Sauchiehall StreetYes 
Item 3 of 3Wellington StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51880  Sauchiehall Street part
Item 2 of 51898  Bath Street corner section
Item 3 of 5After 1912Before 1931 Café and restaurant
Item 4 of 51920s(?)  Alterations to Sauchiehall Street section
Item 5 of 51934  Large new block on Bath Street - subsequently demolished

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 9James BoucherArchitectA1880 Sauchiehall Street section
Item 2 of 9Bruce & HayArchitectural practiceC1898 Bath Street corner section
Item 3 of 9Donald BruceArchitectC1898 Bath Street corner section
Item 4 of 9Edward Alexander Buckingham HayArchitectC1898 Bath Street corner section
Item 5 of 9Launcelot Hugh RossArchitectDAfter 1912Before 1931Café and restaurant
Item 6 of 9Charles Ernest MonroArchitectB1920s Alterations to Sauchiehall Street section
Item 7 of 9Geoffrey James MonroArchitectB1920s Alterations to Sauchiehall Street section
Item 8 of 9J M Monro & SonArchitectural practiceB1920s Alterations to Sauchiehall Street section
Item 9 of 9Launcelot Hugh RossArchitectE1934 Large new block on Bath Street - subsequently demolished

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Copland & Lye 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Gregory, Neil2003Monro and Partners: shopping in Scotland with Marks and Spencer Architectural Heritage, Vol XIV, pp67-85For Monro work
Item 2 of 5McKean, Charles1987The Scottish Thirties: An Architectural Introduction Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Presspp96-7, for Ross work
Item 3 of 5Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1934   298 (Launcelot Hugh Ross)
Item 4 of 5Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1935   272 (Launcelot Hugh Ross)
Item 5 of 5Stratten and Stratten1891Glasgow and its environs: a literary, commercial & social review past & present… London, Stratten & Strattenpp71-72 (illustrations)

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Architect14 August 1880  For Boucher work
Item 2 of 3Architect and Building News1934Jan-Jun p324
Item 3 of 3Glasgow Advertiser and Property Circular27 September 1898  For Bruce & Hay work

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSRIAS Collection  
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Donald Bruce: L v16 no1149