Basic Site Details

Name: Vogue Cinema
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Messrs John McKissack and Son 68 West Regent Street Glasgow are to prepare plans for a cinema to seat 1,600 in Strathmartin-road (sic) for United Cinemas Limited. [Builder 26 July 1935 Page 176]

Messrs R Rodgerson and Son South Street Scotstoun have obtained the contract for the erection of a cinema at Hill Top. The architects are Messrs J McKissack and Son 68 West Regent Street, Glasgow. [Builder 10 April 1936 Page 757]

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Odeon  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1146, Strathmartine Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119351936Build/construction 


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 2James McKissackArchitectA19321936 
Item 2 of 2John McKissack & SonArchitectural practiceA19321936 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Singleton, George 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Peter, Bruce1996100 Years of Glasgow's Amazing Cinemas Edinburgh: Polygonp117

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder26 July 1935  p176
Item 2 of 2Builder24 April 1936  p849

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Neil DarlingtonInformation sent via DSA website Sent June 2009
Item 2 of 2Dundee Planning Department/NMRSDundee Approved Duplicate Plans (Originals in NMRS for dates 1867-1883; otherwise on microfilm)