Basic Site Details

Name: Golfhill Public School
Town, district or village: Dennistoun
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Disused (5/6/10). School vacated in 2007 due to ongoing structural movement. Relocated to hutted accommodation at Whitehill Secondary, with Golfhill Primary to be co-located within Whitehill Secondary at the end of Session 2009-10.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Golf Hill School Alternative original spelling (as printed in RGI catalogue)
Item 2 of 2Golfhill Primary SchoolYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 11-11, Circus DriveYesno 13 as well?


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21901 Construction 
Item 2 of 21902 Design exhibited 


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 3Alexander Nisbet PatersonArchitectA19011902 
Item 2 of 3Donald McKay StoddartArchitectA19011902As chief draughtsman to Alexander Nisbet Paterson
Item 3 of 3Joseph Browne Dick GormanArchitectA19011902As assistant to Alexander Nisbet Paterson


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1School Board of Glasgow 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Academy Architecture1902 part 1 p86
Item 2 of 4Hamilton, Sarah L2010Glasgow's School Board Heritage: the Challenges of Conservation MSc Dissertation in Architectural Conservation  
Item 3 of 4Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1902   531
Item 4 of 4Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p2447

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builders Journal28 November 1906   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33892 
Item 2 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Joseph Browne Dick Gorman: L v4 no245 (microfilm reel 30); Alexander Nisbet Paterson: F v20 no1431 (microfilm reel 13); Donald McKay Stoddart: L v2 no134 (microfilm reel 29)
Item 3 of 3Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild Dean of Guild 1/7975