Basic Site Details

Name: Whitevale Street Baths
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: 35,649 (HS).

Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 175-89, Whitevale StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218991902  
Item 2 of 21902 Opened 


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 4Alexander Beith McDonaldArchitectA18991902As City Surveyor (W Sharp mainly responsible)
Item 2 of 4George Donaldson CoplandArchitectA18991902As assistant in Glasgow City Engineer's Department
Item 3 of 4Glasgow Office of Public Works Architectural Department (later Glasgow Corporation City Engineer's Department)Architectural practiceA18991902With McDonald and Sharp in City Surveyor's office
Item 4 of 4William SharpArchitectA18991902Mainly responsible for design - in City Surveyor's Department


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Stevenson, D M, et al.1914Municipal Glasgow: its evolution and enterprises Glasgow: Corporation of the City of Glasgowp99
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p455

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Glasgow Herald7 January 1898   
Item 2 of 4Glasgow Herald9 August 1898   
Item 3 of 4Glasgow Herald16 January 1899   
Item 4 of 4Glasgow Herald17 May 1902   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33658 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers George Donaldson Copland: L v16 no 1194