Basic Site Details

Name: Birmingham Council House extension and Art Galleries
City or county: Birmingham
Country: England
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Ashley & Neman appointed after competition.

Thomson & Sandilands drawings seen by A G Lochhead at Thomson McCrea & Sanders in 1960.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2House(?)  
Item 2 of 2Art gallery  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11907 Competition designLimited competition for extension - by invitation

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 10Henry & MaclennanArchitectural practiceA1907 Competition design for extension - not successful
Item 2 of 10James Macintyre HenryArchitectA1907 Competition design for extension - not successful
Item 3 of 10Thomas Forbes MaclennanArchitectA1907 Competition design for extension - not successful
Item 4 of 10Alexander Lorne CampbellArchitectB1907 Competition design for extension - not successful
Item 5 of 10J N Scott & A Lorne Campbell (or Scott & Campbell)Architectural practiceB1907 Competition design for extension - not successful
Item 6 of 10John Nichol ScottArchitectB1907 Competition design for extension - not successful
Item 7 of 10John ThomsonArchitectC1907 Competition design for extension - not successful
Item 8 of 10Robert Douglas SandilandsArchitectC1907 Competition design for extension - not successful
Item 9 of 10Thomson & SandilandsArchitectural practiceC1907 Competition design for extension - not successful
Item 10 of 10Ashley & NewmanArchitectural practiceD1907 Competition design - successful

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1913   127 (Thomson & Sandilands)
Item 2 of 2RSA1907   391 (Henry & Maclennan) and 379 (Scott & Lorne Campbell)