Basic Site Details

Name: Maryhill Public Library
Town, district or village: Maryhill
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Maryhill Public LibraryYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 21508, Maryhill RoadYes 
Item 2 of 2162, Wyndford StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31903  Competition
Item 2 of 319031905  
Item 3 of 34 September 1905  Library 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 4James Robert RhindArchitect 19031905Secured commission
Item 2 of 4Henry ('Harry') Ramsay TaylorArchitectB1903 Competition design by Lessels and Taylor
Item 3 of 4James LesselsArchitectB1903 Competition design by Lessels and Taylor
Item 4 of 4James Lessels and Harry Ramsay TaylorArchitectural practiceB1903 Competition design


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2RSA1903   415
Item 2 of 2Stevenson, D M, et al.1914Municipal Glasgow: its evolution and enterprises Glasgow: Corporation of the City of Glasgowp92

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder28 November 1905LXXXIX  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32352 
Item 2 of 2Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild 1/9526