Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Faculty of Physicians and Surgeons
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of 1963 extension 50,000

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Royal College of PhysiciansYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2242, St Vincent StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2236, St Vincent StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 518921893  
Item 2 of 51901  Incorporation of no 236 and alterations and adaptations
Item 3 of 51960s(?) AdditionLecture theatre and library
Item 4 of 519621963 Partly altered
Item 5 of 51976 Restoration 


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 10James MillerArchitect   Minor alterations - date unknown
Item 2 of 10(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectA18921893 
Item 3 of 10Burnet Son & CampbellArchitectural practiceA18921893 
Item 4 of 10John Archibald CampbellArchitectA18921893 
Item 5 of 10(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectB1901 Incorporation of no 236 and alterations and adaptations
Item 6 of 10John Burnet & SonArchitectural practiceB1901 Incorporation of no 236 and alterations and adaptations
Item 7 of 10Walter Neil Wilson RamsayArchitectG19621963Lecture theatre and library, including remodelling of the landing.
Item 8 of 10Baron BercottArchitectA1976 Refurbishment
Item 9 of 10Baron Bercott & Associates C1976 Refurbishment
Item 10 of 10Barry G BennettArchitectC1976 Refurbishment


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Allen, Nic (ed.) Scottish Architects in Conservation  p13
Item 2 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p237

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33165 
Item 2 of 3RIAS Collection, NMRS, RCAHMSJames Miller, Son & Manson Drawings Collection List of drawings
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John James Burnet: F v12 p145 (microfiche 116/G4); Walter N W Ramsay: F no6398 (Combined Box 136)