Basic Site Details

Name: Dennistoun Bakery
Town, district or village: Dennistoun
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Total cost of work by J M Monro firm: 58,700.

Cost of 1921 alterations by Keppie & Henderson (if this is the bakery referred to in Alexander Smellie's LRIBA nomination paper): 17,000.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Aitken StreetYesStables behind Bakery on Paton Street?
Item 2 of 2116, Paton StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51886  Bakery and counting house
Item 2 of 5Before 1908  Bakery and counting house. Further work
Item 3 of 519211923 Alterations
Item 4 of 51934  Alterations
Item 5 of 519381939 Stables


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 14James Milne MonroArchitectA1886 Alterations
Item 2 of 14Charles Ernest MonroArchitectABefore 1908 Further work to 1908
Item 3 of 14J M Monro & SonArchitectural practiceABefore 1908 Further work to 1908
Item 4 of 14Alexander SmellieArchitectB1921 Alterations
Item 5 of 14Andrew Graham HendersonArchitectB1921 Alterations
Item 6 of 14John KeppieArchitectB1921 Alterations
Item 7 of 14Keppie & HendersonArchitectural practiceB1921 Alterations
Item 8 of 14Alexander SmellieArchitectC1934 Alterations
Item 9 of 14Andrew Graham HendersonArchitectC1934 Alterations
Item 10 of 14John KeppieArchitectC1934 Alterations
Item 11 of 14Keppie & HendersonArchitectural practiceC1934 Alterations
Item 12 of 14Alexander SmellieArchitectD19381939Stables
Item 13 of 14Andrew Graham HendersonArchitectD19381939Stables
Item 14 of 14Keppie & HendersonArchitectural practiceD19381939Stables


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Beattie, William & David 
Item 2 of 3Beatties BakeriesClient for later 1930s work
Item 3 of 3Beatty, William & Co
(Sic). Client for 1923 work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Hume, John R1974Industrial Archaeology of Glasgow Glasgow & London: BlackieD14
Item 2 of 2Stark, David2004Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Co., 1854 to 2004 Glasgow: Stenlake Publishing Ltdpp225-6

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architect and Building News1933Jul-Dec p111

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Glasgow City ArchivesMonro & Partners Collection MON 1890/10
Item 2 of 3Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 396, 490 and 520
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Alexander Smellie: L no3476 (box 11) ('alterations, bakery')