Basic Site Details

Name: John Anderson's Royal Polytechnic
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Argyle Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2c. 1888 Reconstruction 
Item 2 of 2After 1911Before 1920Alterations and additionsRestaurant added and other 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 3Robert BaldieArchitectAc. 1888 Reconstruction
Item 2 of 3Clarke & Bell & J H CraigieArchitectural practiceBAfter 1911Before 1920Restaurant and alterations
Item 3 of 3James Hoey CraigieArchitectBAfter 1911Before 1920Restaurant and alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Industries of Glasgow     

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal21 June 1930 London: Royal Institute of British ArchitectsObituary

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Hoey Craigie: F no1763 (microfilm reel 14)