Basic Site Details

Name: House of Refuge
Town, district or village: East Chapelton, Bearsden
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: 1,161.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Chapelton Reformatory  
Item 2 of 3East Chapelton Reformatory  
Item 3 of 3Glasgow Reformatory for Girls  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Milngavie Road(?)Yes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21881   
Item 2 of 21896  Further work?


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 HoneymanArchitect 1881  
Item 2 of 4Honeyman & KeppieArchitectural practiceB1896 Additions
Item 3 of 4John HoneymanArchitectB1896 Additions
Item 4 of 4John KeppieArchitectB1896 Additions


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Job Book
Item 2 of 2Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 188 and 270a