Basic Site Details

Name: Glasgow Savings Bank
Town, district or village: Anderston Cross
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1752-756, Argyle StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118991900  

People

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 practiceA18991900 
Item 2 of 4James Salmon (junior)ArchitectA18991900 
Item 3 of 4John Gaff GillespieArchitectA18991900 
Item 4 of 4William Forrest SalmonArchitectA18991900 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Academy Architecture1900 part 1  
Item 2 of 3O'Donnell, Raymond2003The life and work of James Salmon architect, 1873-1924 Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp7,8
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p293 & plate 81

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder21 March 1903LXXXIV  
Item 2 of 2Building News28 September 1900   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32953752-756 (Even Nos) Argyle Street and 3, 5, 7 Shaftesbury Street, Savings Bank of Glasgow
Item 2 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Gaff Gillespie: F v17 p112 no1152 (microfilm reel 12)
Item 3 of 3Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild 1/7340