Basic Site Details

Name: City Bakeries
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Drawings are by John M Biggar, but W J B Wright claims the building as his own in his FRIBA papers.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 115, Clarendon StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 519241929  
Item 2 of 519281942 Restaurants and shops
Item 3 of 51930s Addition 
Item 4 of 519361937 Extension
Item 5 of 51960s Alteration/conversion 

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 6John McLaren BiggarArchitectA?19241929 
Item 2 of 6William John Brockie WrightArchitectA?1925 Presumably in collaboration with John M Biggar
Item 3 of 6William John Brockie WrightArchitectB19281942Restaurants and shops - dates given in FRIBA papers
Item 4 of 6John Basden WingateArchitect 1930s Extensions?
Item 5 of 6William John Brockie WrightArchitectC19361937Reconstruction and extension
Item 6 of 6John Basden WingateArchitectD1952 Extensions of three bakeries

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1WestonClient for 1960s work

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Glasgow City ArchivesWorsdall Collection Drawings dated 17 August 1925, ref B293
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33756 
Item 3 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William John Brockie Wright: F no4025 (box 31)
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Basden Wingate: F no5477 (box 81)