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Basic Site Details

Name: Glasgow Stock Exchange
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Interior replaced.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Glasgow Stock Exchange/153-159, Buchanan StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2St George's Place Now Nelson Mandela Place

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 618751877  
Item 2 of 618941898 Extension in St George's Place
Item 3 of 61904  Additions
Item 4 of 6After 1908Before 1911 Alterations
Item 5 of 61950s Plans datedAlterations
Item 6 of 6March 1968 ReconstructionReconstruction by Scottish Metropolitan Property Co. Ltd., work to start August 1968

People

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 15John Burnet (senior)ArchitectA18751877 
Item 2 of 15(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectB18941898Extension in St George's Place
Item 3 of 15Burnet Son & CampbellArchitectural practiceB18941898Extension in St George's Place
Item 4 of 15James Wright (junior)ArchitectB18941898Extension in St George's Place - as assistant to John James Burnet
Item 5 of 15John Archibald CampbellArchitectB18941898Extension in St George's Place
Item 6 of 15(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectC1904 Additions
Item 7 of 15Charles Turnbull EwingArchitectC1904 Additions - as junior draughtsman to John James Burnet
Item 8 of 15James Wright (junior)ArchitectC1904 Additions/reconstruction - as assistant to John James Burnet
Item 9 of 15John Burnet & SonArchitectural practiceC1904 Additions
Item 10 of 15James Wright (junior)ArchitectDAfter 1908Before 1911Alterations
Item 11 of 15Alexander Buchanan CampbellArchitectK1950s Alterations
Item 12 of 15Scottish Metropolitan Property Co. Ltd.Architectural practiceFMarch 1968 Reconstruction of stock exchange, work to start August 1968
Item 13 of 15Arthur R NixArchitectE19701971Refurbishment which included retention of facades and demolition and reconstruction of all the
rest.
Item 14 of 15Baron BercottArchitectE19701971Refurbishment which included retention of facades and demolition and reconstruction of all the rest.
Item 15 of 15Baron Bercott & Associates E19701971Refurbishment which included retention of facades and demolition and reconstruction of all the rest.

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Cameron, A, EsqClient for 1904 alterations (as per James Wright Junior's LRIBA papers)
Item 2 of 2Scottish Metropolitan Property (CT Comm)Client for Baron Bercott work

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Allen, Nic (ed.) Scottish Architects in Conservation  p13
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p222

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Building29 March 1968  p150
Item 2 of 4Building Industries15 July 1904   
Item 3 of 4Building News2 March 1877   
Item 4 of 4RIBA Journal18 July 1938v45London: Royal Institute of British Architectspp893-6 & 941-3 - obituary of John James Burnet

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Glasgow City ArchivesWorsdall Collection Ref A488 (Burnet's drawings dated 1874) and A489 (J J Burnet's extension dated Jun 1903)
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register3308963-77 (Odd Nos) Nelson Mandela Place, West George Street with 153-159 (Odd Nos) Buchanan Street, Former Glasgow Stock Exchange
Item 3 of 4NMRSA Buchanan Campbell Collection Handlist of drawings
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Charles Turnbull Ewing: L v2 no116 (microfilm reel 29); James Wright, Junior: L v21 no1692

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