Basic Site Details

Name: North Woodside Public Baths and washhouse
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
Grid ref:
Notes: The town council of Glasgow accepted on Monday tenders amounting to 9,521 4s 10d for the erection of new public baths and wash-houses at North Woodside, to be built from the designs of Mr. Carrick, city surveyor. [Building News 26 November 1880 p613]

Final cost 18,757

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1North Woosdie Leisure CentreYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2North Woodside Public Baths, Kelvin Street (Braid Square)Yes 
Item 2 of 210, Moncrieff StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31880 Tenders submitted 
Item 2 of 31882 Journal reference 
Item 3 of 313 August 1882 Opened 


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 2John CarrickArchitect 18801882As City Architect
Item 2 of 2Glasgow City Architects DepartmentArchitectural Department (New Towns etc)A18801882 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Baths & Washouses Committee 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gordon, Ian and Inglis, Simon2009Great Lengths: the Historic Indoor Swimming Pools of Great Britain English Heritagep78-79
Item 2 of 3Stevenson, D M, et al.1914Municipal Glasgow: its evolution and enterprises Glasgow: Corporation of the City of Glasgowp99
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p298

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Building News26 November 1880  p613 - tenders accepted
Item 2 of 2Building News22 September 1882   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33775