Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Glasgow Cancer Hospital, McAlpin Nursing Home
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of alterations in 1960s 62,000. Check that this is the building to which alterations were made.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Royal Beatson Memorial Hospital  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1121, Hill StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21908   
Item 2 of 21967 Alteration/conversion 


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 4Baird & ThomsonArchitectural practiceA1908  
Item 2 of 4James Baird ThomsonArchitectA1908  
Item 3 of 4William Aitken ThomsonArchitectA1908  
Item 4 of 4William Tait Davie C1967 Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Western Regional Hospital BoardBoard of Management of Glasgow Western Hospitals is given in RIBA - this was possibly the earlier name


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 2 of 3RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p270