Basic Site Details

Name: Kinema
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Opened March 1926 on the site of the Canadian Picture House, with seating for 850. Demolished 1958

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 1319, Springburn RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21925 Plans submitted to Dean of Guild 
Item 2 of 2March 1926 Opened 

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 3Albert Victor GardnerArchitectA1925  
Item 2 of 3Gardner & GlenArchitectural practiceA1925  
Item 3 of 3William Riddell GlenArchitectA1925  

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Byatt, J Percy 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Peter, Bruce1996100 Years of Glasgow's Amazing Cinemas Edinburgh: Polygonp140

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder22 May 1925  p815 - plans lodged with Dean of Guild Court