Basic Site Details

Name: Aldwych Cinema
Town, district or village: Cardonald
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 22130, Paisley Road WestYes 
Item 2 of 2Tweedsmuir StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219371938  
Item 2 of 2February 1938 Scheme acceptedPlans passed by Dean of Guild Court.


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 3James McKissackArchitectA19371938 
Item 2 of 3John McKissack & SonArchitectural practiceA19371938 
Item 3 of 3William James Anderson IIArchitectA19371938 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Westway Cinema Co (Douglas M Kidd, 35 Castlemilk Crescent, Glasgow) 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Peter, Bruce1996100 Years of Glasgow's Amazing Cinemas Edinburgh: Polygonp103

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect and Building News1938Jan-Jun p238
Item 2 of 2Builder18 February 1938  p373