Basic Site Details

Name: Pollokshields Burgh Hall
Town, district or village: Maxwell Park
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Pollokshields Burgh BuildingsYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 172, Glencairn DriveYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318881893  
Item 2 of 31890 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 31935  Alterations


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 4David ThomsonArchitect 1888(?) Refused to enter competition but submitted pencil sketches
Item 2 of 4Henry Edward CliffordArchitect 18881893 
Item 3 of 4Glasgow Office of Public Works Architectural Department (later Glasgow Corporation City Engineer's Department)Architectural practiceA1935 Alterations - with Somers as Burgh Engineer
Item 4 of 4Thomas Peter Miller SomersArchitectA1935 Alterations - as Burgh Engineer


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Pollokshields Burgh Council 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1880   1003

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1British Architect21 April 1893   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33411 
Item 2 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Henry Edward Clifford: F v17 p5 no1099 (microfilm reel 12)
Item 3 of 3Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild 1935/257, petition 14 June 1935, completed 6 December 1935