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Basic Site Details

Name: Western Club
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Honeyman's alterations and new wing cost 14,082. (Minor work in 1869 and 1870) The Honeyman wing is demolished, but the shell of the original D & J Hamilton building survives.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2147, Buchanan StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2St Vincent StreetYesHoneyman wing

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 518391842 Original building
Item 2 of 51871  Internal alterations and new wing on St Vincent Street begun
Item 3 of 51874  Major rebuilding taking place
Item 4 of 519021904ProposedProposed extension
Item 5 of 51912 Addition 

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 9John Thomas RocheadArchitect 1839 Assisted D & J Hamilton with original building
Item 2 of 9D & J HamiltonArchitectural practiceA18391842Original building
Item 3 of 9David HamiltonArchitectA18391842Original building
Item 4 of 9James HamiltonArchitectA18391842Original building
Item 5 of 9John Baird the SecondArchitectA18391842Original building - as assistant to D & J Hamilton
Item 6 of 9John HoneymanArchitectB18711874Internal alterations and new wing on St Vincent Street
Item 7 of 9John Archibald CampbellArchitectD19021904Proposed extension
Item 8 of 9Alexander David HislopArchitectG1912 Addition
Item 9 of 9Campbell & HislopArchitectural practiceG1912 Addition

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 2Gildard, Thomas1895An Old Glasgow Architect on some Older OnesXXVIProceedings of the Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgowp99-102

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Art JournalOctober 1889   
Item 2 of 4Building News28 July 1871   
Item 3 of 4Building News22 December 1871   
Item 4 of 4Building News27 December 1872  p495

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Glasgow University Library Special CollectionsHislop & Welsh CollectionMS Hislop 39/1-26; 39A/1-9; Includes sketch and plan of 1871 building. Also 39B/1-8
Item 2 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33002 
Item 3 of 5Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Honeyman job book
Item 4 of 5Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 83
Item 5 of 5RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Honeyman: F v5 p21, microfiche 87/D4

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© All rights reserved. The Building News, Vol. 23, 27 December 1872, page 495.    

© All rights reserved. The Building News, Vol. 23, 27 December 1872, page 495.

© All rights reserved. The Building News, Vol. 23, 27 December 1872, page 495.    

© All rights reserved. The Building News, Vol. 23, 27 December 1872, page 495.