Basic Site Details

Name: Commercial Bank of Scotland, Glasgow Branch
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Gilbert Bayes, Sculptor.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2National Commercial Bank  
Item 2 of 2Royal Bank of ScotlandYes 

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 292-98, West George StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2West Nile StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119301937Build/construction 

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 2James MillerArchitectA19301937With Richard Gunn as chief assistant
Item 2 of 2Richard McLeod Morrison GunnArchitectA19301937As chief assistant with James Miller

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Commercial Bank of Scotland 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Armitage, Edward1983Joseph Armitage Craftsman 1880-1945no 3Thirties Society Journal, 1982, pp27, 30 
Item 2 of 3Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1931   353
Item 3 of 3RSA1931   578

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect and Building News1930Jan-Jun p804
Item 2 of 2Architect and Building News1930Jul-Dec p860

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33236 
Item 2 of 3RIAS Collection, NMRS, RCAHMSJames Miller, Son & Manson Drawings Collection 1 mounted drawing
Item 3 of 3Royal Bank of Scotland Group ArchivesCommercial Bank Drawings Collection CS/32/16-23: Miller's drawings