Basic Site Details

Name: Canal Boatmen's Institute
Town, district or village: Port Dundas
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Notes: Cost: 4,531.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Dobbie's LoanYes 
Item 2 of 2162, Port Dundas RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218911893  
Item 2 of 219291931 Extension


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 7Charles Rennie MackintoshArchitectA1891(?)1893(?)Mackintosh was working for Honeyman & Keppie at the time, and was involved in this project for at least the clock face (not carried out)
Item 2 of 7Honeyman & KeppieArchitectural practiceA18911893 
Item 3 of 7John HoneymanArchitectA18911893 
Item 4 of 7John KeppieArchitectA18911893 
Item 5 of 7Andrew Graham HendersonArchitectB19291931Extension
Item 6 of 7John KeppieArchitectB19291931Extension
Item 7 of 7Keppie & HendersonArchitectural practiceB19291931Extension


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Canal Boatmen's Friend Society of Scotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Howarth, Thomas1977Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Modern MovementSecond EditionLondon: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltdpp26 & 59
Item 2 of 3RSA1896   497
Item 3 of 3Stark, David2004Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Co., 1854 to 2004 Glasgow: Stenlake Publishing Ltdpp97-8

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2British ArchitectJuly 1895   
Item 2 of 2British Architect22 November 1895   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Glasgow City ArchivesWorsdall Collection Original drawings
Item 2 of 3Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Job Book
Item 3 of 3Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 246 and 459