Basic Site Details

Name: Paragon Picture House
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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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 1403, Cumberland StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31912  Original cinema
Item 2 of 319181920 Reconstruction
Item 3 of 319251927 Rebuilding

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 4John Jeffrey WaddellArchitectB19181920Reconstruction
Item 2 of 4Albert Victor GardnerArchitectA19251927Rebuilding
Item 3 of 4Gardner & GlenArchitectural practiceA19251927Rebuilding
Item 4 of 4William Riddell GlenArchitectA19251927Rebuilding

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: Polygonp185

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Chris DoakInformation via website Aditional information sent August 2007
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSWaddell Collection Letters in NMRS (MS/169/52-91)