Basic Site Details

Name: St John's RC Schools
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: In the 'Architect & Building News' the entry os for 'New annexe for St John's Catholic Church' but it seems very unlikely to call altertations on a church 'annexe'. It is possible that the annexe is connected with the RC School in Warwick Street/Nicholson Street.

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 25 September 1890 Journal reference 
Item 2 of 21931 Build/constructionAnnexe added


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 4Peter Paul PuginArchitectABefore 1890  
Item 2 of 4Pugin & PuginArchitectural practiceABefore 1890  
Item 3 of 4Glasgow Corporation Education OfficeArchitectural practiceB1931 Annexe
Item 4 of 4William McCaigArchitectB1931 Annexe. As Chief Architect in Glasgow Education offices.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Architect and Building News1931Jan-Jun p60
Item 2 of 3Architect and Building News1931Jan-Jun p260
Item 3 of 3Building News5 September 1890