Basic Site Details

Name: Broadstone Jubilee Hospital
Town, district or village: Port Glasgow
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Notes: This hospital was the gift of John and Helen Birkmyre of Broadstone on the occasion of their golden wedding. It was a general surgical hospital. It is(was?) situated in the town - at the opposite end from the Birkmyres's house.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Birkmyre Avenue  
Item 2 of 2Farquhar Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319051907Construction 
Item 2 of 324 October 1907 Opened 
Item 3 of 31979 ClosedIt no longer exists, having been demolished to make room for a sheltered housing complex. [Greenock Telegraph, 21 July, 2007]


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 3A F Duncan & G D CoplandArchitectural practiceA19051907 
Item 2 of 3Allan Ferguson DuncanArchitectA19051907 
Item 3 of 3George Donaldson CoplandArchitectA19051907 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive) 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Greenock Telegraph21 July 2007   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Hugh McIntyreInformation sent via DSA website Sent June/July 2009
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers George Donaldson Copland: L v16 no 1194; Allan Ferguson Duncan: L v17 no1236