Basic Site Details

Name: Tenement and business premises for J & A McArthur
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: 1,500.

Various sources give J M Monro & Son as architects, but this is an error deriving from Hume (1974); the records in Glasgow Dean of Guild confirm that the architect was in fact John Gordon.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2GallowgateYes 
Item 2 of 2202-204, Hunter StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3February 1901March 1901 Plans dated
Item 2 of 31903   
Item 3 of 31903  Building dated


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 1John GordonArchitect 1903  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1McArthur, J & A Ltd - potato & grain merchants 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gregory, Neil2003Monro and Partners: shopping in Scotland with Marks and Spencer Architectural Heritage, Vol XIV, pp67-85p67 - gives J M Monro & Son as architects
Item 2 of 3Hume, John R1974Industrial Archaeology of Glasgow Glasgow & London: Blackiep178 (D19) - gives J M Monro & Son as architects
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p461 - gives J M Monro & Son as architects

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33901Listing covers 202-210
Item 2 of 2Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild Ref 1/8247 which gives John Gordon as architect - B of S says Monro & Son