Basic Site Details

Name: Pearce Memorial Hall and Institute
Town, district or village: Govan
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2840, 860, Govan RoadYes 
Item 2 of 2Pearce StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41892  Gothic scheme - not built
Item 2 of 418921894 Plans dated
Item 3 of 419011905 Executed scheme
Item 4 of 41960sMid 1980sRestorationEnvelope repairs, upgrading and internal modernisation.


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 9(Sir) Robert Rowand AndersonArchitectA1892 Gothic scheme - not built.
Item 2 of 9Wardrop & AndersonArchitectural practiceA1892 Gothic scheme - not built
Item 3 of 9(Sir) Robert Rowand AndersonArchitectB19011905Executed scheme - completed by Anderson after dissoltion of Anderson Simon & Crawford partnership
Item 4 of 9Alexander Hunter CrawfordArchitectB19011905Executed scheme
Item 5 of 9Anderson Simon & CrawfordArchitectural practiceB19011902Executed scheme
Item 6 of 9Frank Lewis Worthington SimonArchitectB19011905Executed scheme
Item 7 of 9John Stuart SymeArchitectB19011902Executed scheme - as chief assistant to Anderson Simon & Crawford
Item 8 of 9Philip Hill Spence C1960sMid 1980sEnvelope repairs, upgrading and internal modernisation.
Item 9 of 9Rogerson & SpenceArchitectural practiceC1960sMid 1980sEnvelope repairs, upgrading and internal modernisation.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Allen, Nic (ed.) Scottish Architects in Conservation  p114
Item 2 of 2Stirling Maxwell, Sir John Shrines and Homes   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal24 June 1916 London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp267 Address by Anderson read by Lorne Campbell to RIBA on presentation of Gold Medal and speech by Sir John Burnet

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Edinburgh University LibraryAnderson Collection (Plans and drawings) For Gothic scheme and executed building
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33352 
Item 3 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Stuart Syme: L v13 no858
Item 4 of 4Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild Gov 37/652 (1903 & 1906)