Basic Site Details

Name: Garnethill Synagogue
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 9,000

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 229, Garnet StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2129, Hill StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118781879  


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 3Edward Alexander Buckingham HayArchitectA18781879As assistant to John McLeod
Item 2 of 3John McLeodArchitectA18781879 
Item 3 of 3Nathan Solomon JosephArchitectA18781879Advised John McLeod


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 6Collins, Kenneth1987Aspects of Scottish Jewry   
Item 2 of 6Collins, Kenneth1990Second City Jewry   
Item 3 of 6Garnethill Hebrew Congregation1929Garnethill Hebrew Congregation 1879-1929   
Item 4 of 6Kadish, Sharman2011The Synagogues of Britain and Ireland Newhaven & London: Yalepp84-88, 108, 111, 127, 177-8
Item 5 of 6Kadish, Sharman2015Jewish Heritage in Britain and Ireland: an architectural guide London: Historic Englandpp237-238 (good illustration)
Item 6 of 6Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p264

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder5 March 1881   
Item 2 of 3Jewish Chronicle10 August 1877   
Item 3 of 3Jewish Chronicle12 September 1879   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33040 
Item 2 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Edward Alexander Buckingham Hay: L v18 no1324
Item 3 of 3Synagogue RecordsSynagogue Records