Basic Site Details

Name: Glasgow Empire Exhibition, Palace of Industries West
Town, district or village: Bellahouston
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Status: Demolished
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Glasgow Empire Exhibition, Palace of Industry West  

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119371938  

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 3James Taylor ThomsonArchitectA19371938 
Item 2 of 3Thomas Smith TaitArchitectA19371938 
Item 3 of 3William McCreaArchitectA1937 As chief assistant to James Taylor Thomson?

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1McKean, Charles1987The Scottish Thirties: An Architectural Introduction Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Pressp192

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1BuilderLate 1938CLV pp149, 194 (illustration)

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William McCrea: F no 3910 (Box 30)