Basic Site Details

Name: Regent Cinema
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Plans have been prepared for the reconstruction and additions to the Regent Cinema at Renfield-street. The architects are Messrs Bryden Robertson and Boyd, Bath-street and the contractors are Messrs JG and R Thomson, Glasgow. [Builder 30 July 1937 Page 217]

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 172, Renfield StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41911 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 41937 Alterations and additionsPlans prepared
Item 3 of 4c. 1947  Alterations
Item 4 of 41982 Closed 


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 4Neil Campbell DuffArchitect 1911  
Item 2 of 4Bryden Robertson & BoydArchitectural practiceC1937 Plans prepared for alterations
Item 3 of 4Joseph BoydArchitectC1937 Plans prepared for alterations
Item 4 of 4James HoustonArchitect c. 1947 Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Glasgow Picture House Ltd 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder6 August 1937  p217
Item 2 of 2RIBA Journal19 May 1934v41London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp716 - obituary of Neil Campbell Duff

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Neil DarlingtonInformation sent via DSA website Sent June 2009
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSJames Houston Collection HD R/2/1