Basic Site Details

Name: Conservative Club
Town, district or village: Helensburgh
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: 3,512.

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 138-40, Sinclair StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318931895  
Item 2 of 39 April 1894  Plans dated
Item 3 of 39 December 1895 Opened 


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 4Charles Rennie MackintoshArchitectA18931895As draughtsman to Honeyman & Keppie
Item 2 of 4Honeyman & KeppieArchitectural practiceA18931895Mackintosh probably responsible, whilst assistant
Item 3 of 4John HoneymanArchitectA18931895Mackintosh probably responsible, whilst assistant
Item 4 of 4John KeppieArchitectA18931895Mackintosh probably responsible, whilst assistant


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Helensburgh and Gareloch Conservative Club 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Helensburgh Year Book1896    
Item 2 of 3McDonald, William (ed)1999Burgh of Helensburgh Dean of Guild Court Records 1875-1975 Argyll & Bute Council Library & Information Service and Argyll & Bute Archives 
Item 3 of 3Stark, David2004Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Co., 1854 to 2004 Glasgow: Stenlake Publishing Ltdp136

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Charles Rennie Mackintosh Soc. Newsletter/Journal1892vol 59, Summer pp5-7
Item 2 of 2Helensburgh and Gareloch Times11 December 1895   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Argyll & Bute Council ArchivesHelensburgh Dean of Guild Box 1890-1894; 9/1894
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register34868 
Item 3 of 4Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Job Book
Item 4 of 4Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 257