Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Samaritan Hospital for Women, Agnes Barr Dispensary
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 1Hospital  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Butterbiggins RoadYes 
Item 2 of 2Coplaw Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31922   
Item 2 of 31934  Additions
Item 3 of 31935  Plans to be prepared for additions


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 8John Andrew ReidArchitectA1922  
Item 2 of 8John RogersonArchitectA1922  
Item 3 of 8Macwhannell Rogerson & ReidArchitectural practiceA1922  
Item 4 of 8Ninian MacwhannellArchitectA1922  
Item 5 of 8David Reekie SmithArchitectB19341935Additions
Item 6 of 8R J Walker, Hardy & SmithArchitectural practiceB19341935Additions
Item 7 of 8Robert James WalkerArchitectB19341935Additions
Item 8 of 8Thomas Charles HardyArchitectB19341935Additions

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Glasgow Samaritan Hospital for WomenThe Glasgow Samaritan Hospital for Women originally opened in 1886 in a converted house in South Cumberland Street, and moved in 1890 to Kingston House in Tradeston. In 1892 a dispensary and outpatients' department was opened in two converted houses in Paterson Street. These were superseded when this new building was constructed.

Cost of new building: 30,000.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive) 
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p526

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder28 May 1935CXLVIII p1156