Basic Site Details

Name: Hillhead Picture House
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 1Salon Cinema Became Salon in 2007.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Hillhead Picture House, Cranworth Street  
Item 2 of 217, Vinicombe StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 34 October 1913 Opened 
Item 2 of 31931  Reconstruction
Item 3 of 31940  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 7Brand & LithgowArchitectural practiceA1913  
Item 2 of 7George McCulloch BrandArchitectA1913  
Item 3 of 7Samuel Beglan Lithgow (or Samuel Beglain Lithgow)ArchitectA1913  
Item 4 of 7James McKissackArchitectC1931 Reconstruction
Item 5 of 7John McKissack & SonArchitectural practiceC1931 Reconstruction
Item 6 of 7Frank Burnet & BostonArchitectural practiceB1940 Alterations
Item 7 of 7Frank Russell BurnetArchitectB1940 Alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Peter, Bruce1996100 Years of Glasgow's Amazing Cinemas Edinburgh: Polygonp181
Item 2 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p353
Item 3 of Scottish Cinemas website and database 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder18 September 1931  p479

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32934 
Item 2 of 2Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild 1912, no 329. (B4/12/1912/329)