Basic Site Details

Name: Four Square Tobacco Factory
Town, district or village: Paisley
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
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Status: B Listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219301938 Extension and reconstruction
Item 2 of 219471954 Further work? Or completition delayed because of the war?

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 4Abercrombie & MaitlandArchitectural practiceA19301938Extension and reconstruction
Item 2 of 4James Steel MaitlandArchitectA19301938Extension and reconstruction
Item 3 of 4Abercrombie & MaitlandArchitectural practiceB19471954Further work? Or completition delayed because of the war?
Item 4 of 4James Steel MaitlandArchitectB19471954Further work? Or completition delayed because of the war?

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Dobbie, George, Ltd 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2MacLean, Allan1986Abercrombie and Maitland Architects 1886-1963 B. Arch University of StrathclydeInformation courtesy of Duncan Macintosh, Renfrewshire Council
Item 2 of 2Walker, Frank Arneil1986South Clyde Estuary: An Illustrated Architectural Guide to Inverclyde and Renfrew  p20

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architect and Building News1932Ju-Dec p80

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register39130 
Item 2 of 2Renfrewshire CouncilPaisley Dean of Guild Records Plans not found 1990