Basic Site Details

Name: Marks & Spencer store
Town, district or village: Paisley
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31931   
Item 2 of 319651969Alterations and additionsMajor extensions
Item 3 of 319891990Alteration/conversionFit-out developer's shells linking to adjoining shopping malls, including negotiating separate relaxations of Building Regulations.

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 17Charles Ernest MonroArchitectA1931  
Item 2 of 17Geoffrey James MonroArchitectA1931  
Item 3 of 17J M Monro & SonArchitectural practiceA1931  
Item 4 of 17John ForbesArchitectA1931  
Item 5 of 17John SteelArchitectA1931(?) As assistant with J M Monro & Partners
Item 6 of 17David Ralph SamsonArchitectB19651969Major extensions
Item 7 of 17Gillean ('Sam') Petrie SmallArchitectB19651969Major extensions - as executive architect with Monro
Item 8 of 17Ian Cruickshank (or Cruikshank) B19651969Major extensions
Item 9 of 17John ForbesArchitectB19651969Major extensions
Item 10 of 17Monro & PartnersArchitectural practiceB19651969Major extensions - with Small as executive architect
Item 11 of 17Alastair Anderson Taylor (or Alistair Anderson Taylor)ArchitectC19891990Fit-out developer's shells linking to adjoining shopping malls, including negotiating separate relaxations of Building Regulations.
Item 12 of 17David Ralph SamsonArchitectC19891990Fit-out developer's shells linking to adjoining shopping malls, including negotiating separate relaxations of Building Regulations.
Item 13 of 17Gillean ('Sam') Petrie SmallArchitectC19891990Fit-out developer's shells linking to adjoining shopping malls, including negotiating separate relaxations of Building Regulations.
Item 14 of 17Ian Cruickshank (or Cruikshank) C19891990Fit-out developer's shells linking to adjoining shopping malls, including negotiating separate relaxations of Building Regulations.
Item 15 of 17Ian Douglas WilcocksonArchitectC19891990Fit-out developer's shells linking to adjoining shopping malls, including negotiating separate relaxations of Building Regulations.
Item 16 of 17Monro & PartnersArchitectural practiceC19891990Fit-out developer's shells linking to adjoining shopping malls, including negotiating separate relaxations of Building Regulations.
Item 17 of 17W W CarruthersArchitectC19891990Fit-out developer's shells linking to adjoining shopping malls, including negotiating separate relaxations of Building Regulations.

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gregory, Neil2003Monro and Partners: shopping in Scotland with Marks and Spencer Architectural Heritage, Vol XIV, pp67-85p71

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Sam SmallInformation sent to Yvonne Hillyard Sent June 2010
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Steel: A no7568 (Combined Box 195) and F no5676 (Combined 94)