Basic Site Details

Name: General Life Assurance Company Buildings
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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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 1139, 141, West George StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1After 1898Before 1903  


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 5Andrew Francis Stewart BrydenArchitectAAfter 1898Before 1903As assistant
Item 2 of 5Clarke & Bell and R A BrydenArchitectural practiceAAfter 1898(?)Before 1901(?)Possibly not this firm but R A Bryden & Son
Item 3 of 5R A Bryden & SonArchitectural practiceAAfter 1898(?)Before 1903(?)Possibly not this firm but Clarke & Bell & R A Bryden
Item 4 of 5Robert Alexander BrydenArchitectAAfter 1898Before 1903 
Item 5 of 5Robert Whitelaw CaldwellArchitectAAfter 1898Before 1900As assistant


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1General Assurance Company 


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33225 
Item 2 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Robert Whitelaw Caldwell: L v23 no1873
Item 3 of 3Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild 1/209, 1/5492