Basic Site Details

Name: Glasgow Evening News building
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of Robert Thomson work of 1899: 16,000.

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 3Cadogan StreetYes 
Item 2 of 367, Hope StreetYes 
Item 3 of 357, Hope StreetYes(or 55) Address for 1930s work


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319251927  
Item 2 of 319331934 Reconstruction?
Item 3 of 319371938 Major reconstruction


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 13Andrew WilsonArchitectD1899 Original building - mainly responsible for design, as assistant to Robert Thomson
Item 2 of 13Robert ThomsonArchitectD1899 Original building - with Andrew Wilson as assistant mainly responsible for design
Item 3 of 13Andrew Graham HendersonArchitectA19251927Alterations?
Item 4 of 13John KeppieArchitectA19251927 
Item 5 of 13Keppie & HendersonArchitectural practiceA19251927 
Item 6 of 13Alexander SmellieArchitectB1933(?)1934Reconstruction?
Item 7 of 13Andrew Graham HendersonArchitectB19331934Reconstruction?
Item 8 of 13John KeppieArchitectB19331934Reconstruction?
Item 9 of 13Keppie & HendersonArchitectural practiceB19331934Reconstruction?
Item 10 of 13Alexander SmellieArchitectC19371938Major reconstruction
Item 11 of 13Andrew Graham HendersonArchitectC19371938Major reconstruction
Item 12 of 13John KeppieArchitectC1937 Major reconstruction
Item 13 of 13Keppie & HendersonArchitectural practiceC19371938Major reconstruction


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Associated Newspapers of ScotlandClient for later phases
Item 2 of 2Smith, J M - proprietor of the Glasgow Evening News 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Stark, David2004Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Co., 1854 to 2004 Glasgow: Stenlake Publishing Ltdpp173-4

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builders Journal28 November 1906   
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Advertiser and Property Circular7 November 1899   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Glasgow City ArchivesWorsdall Collection Ref No B240
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register3305167 Hope Street (Known as No 55)
Item 3 of 3Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 417 , 479 and 512