Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Exchange Square, south side
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 'Buildings of Scotland' says that David Hamilton and his son-in-law may have completed the square. It is unclear which part of the square was conserved by Hurd & Partners.

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 11-24, Royal Exchange SquareYesSouth side


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31830   
Item 2 of 31960s Alterations and additionsAlterations to nos 1-3
Item 3 of 31975 Restoration 


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 5Archibald Elliot IIArchitectA1830 Built in association with Robert Black
Item 2 of 5Robert BlackArchitectA1830 Built in association with Archibald Elliot II
Item 3 of 5Alexander Buchanan CampbellArchitectD1960s Alteration to nos 1-3
Item 4 of 5Henry ('Harry') McFarlane BunchArchitectC1975 Restoration. Job architect and partner.
Item 5 of 5Robert Hurd & Partners (or R A Hurd & Partners)Architectural practiceC1975 Restoration


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Amalgamated SecuritiesClient for restoration.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Allen, Nic (ed.) Scottish Architects in Conservation  p57
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p186

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32826 
Item 2 of 2NMRSA Buchanan Campbell Collection Handlist of drawings