Basic Site Details

Name: St Vincent Chambers
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
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Alternative Names

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

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 1142a-144, St Vincent StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318981902  
Item 2 of 3July 1899  Steel and mason contracts 1899
Item 3 of 31900 Design exhibited 


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 4James Salmon & SonArchitectural practiceA18981902 
Item 2 of 4James Salmon (junior)ArchitectA18981902 
Item 3 of 4John Gaff GillespieArchitectA18981902 
Item 4 of 4William Forrest SalmonArchitectA18981902 


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


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Academy Architecture1900 part 2 p72
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p235

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Architect24 April 1903   
Item 2 of 5Builders Journal31 December 1902   
Item 3 of 5Builders Journal28 November 1906   
Item 4 of 5Glasgow Advertiser and Property Circular1 August 1899   
Item 5 of 5The Studio1903v27 p107-108

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33160 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLetters from James Salmon Jun to Hugh Salmon (per Hugh's daughter Mrs Anne Francis, Christchurch, NZ Letters dated 2 july 1899
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Salmon (Junior): F v18 p11 no1180 (microfilm reel 12)


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