Basic Site Details

Name: British Linen Bank, Orchardhill Church branch
Town, district or village: Giffnock
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of 1936 reconstruction and additions: 6,500.

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11936  Reconstruction and additions

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 2John Watson (junior)ArchitectA1936 Reconstruction and additions
Item 2 of 2Watson, Salmond & GrayArchitectural practiceA1936 Reconstruction and additions

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1British Linen Bank 

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architect and Building News1935Jan-Jun p230. This gives 'Orchardfield Church of Scotland' but it seems likely that this is an error for the work on the bank near the church.

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 John Watson Junior: F no3983 (box 31)