Basic Site Details

Name: Telephone House
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Pitt StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21937   
Item 2 of 21939  North block


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 3H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceA19371939John Wilson Paterson as Architect for Scotland
Item 2 of 3John Drummond MurdochArchitectA19371939Responsible for design - with MWPB
Item 3 of 3John Wilson PatersonArchitectA19371939As Architect for Scotland in H M Office of Works


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p208

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Scotsman21 January 1948  Murdoch's obituary p4