Basic Site Details

Name: Commercial Bank, St Vincent Street
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of site: 10,500. Builders' estimate: 8,243.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1152-154, St Vincent StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318861887  
Item 2 of 321 May 1886  Tenders to be sought
Item 3 of 324 November 1887  Nearly ready for occupancy

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 3Arthur George Sydney MitchellArchitectA18861887 
Item 2 of 3George WilsonArchitectA18861887 
Item 3 of 3Sydney Mitchell & WilsonArchitectural practiceA18871887Begun before Wilson was taken into partnership

References

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSSydney Mitchell & Wilson Collection SMW1880/44/1
Item 2 of 2Royal Bank of Scotland Group ArchivesCommercial Bank Board Minutes 25 February 1886, 21 May 1886