Basic Site Details

Name: Oxford Playhouse
Town, district or village: Springburn
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Notes: Messrs Lennox and McMath 103 Bath Street, Glasgow are architects for a cinema to be erected in Keppochhill-road, Springburn [Builder 11 February 1927]

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 157, Keppochhill RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21927 Opened 
Item 2 of 21 January 1941  Burnt

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 3Daniel Walter MacMathArchitectA1927  
Item 2 of 3Gavin LennoxArchitectA1927  
Item 3 of 3Lennox & MacMathArchitectural practiceA1927  

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Frutin, Bernard 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Peter, Bruce1996100 Years of Glasgow's Amazing Cinemas Edinburgh: Polygonp184

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder11 February 1927  p264

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Neil DarlingtonInformation sent via DSA website Sent June 2009