Basic Site Details

Name: 67-79 St Vincent Street
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Frank Worsdall notes.
Related to earlier building behind on Drury Street, built 1858.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2House(?)  
Item 2 of 2Shop  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 167-79, St Vincent StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21866 Build/constructionDate from GIA.
Item 2 of 218751878Build/construction(?)Conflict of information. Stevenson and 'Buildings of Scotland' give this date. However since the design was exhibited in 1866 with photo of finished building, the late date must be questioned. This needs further research.

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 4Campbell DouglasArchitect, ValuerA1866  
Item 2 of 4Campbell Douglas & StevensonArchitectural practiceA1866  
Item 3 of 4John James StevensonArchitectA1866  
Item 4 of 4John James StevensonArchitectB18751878Conflict of information. Stevenson and 'Buildings of Scotland' give this date. However since the design was exhibited in 1866 with photo of finished building, the late date must be questioned. This needs further research.

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Stevenson, James 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1866   864 (illustrated with a photograph and therefore completed by 1866)
Item 2 of 4Gomme, Andor and Walker, David1987Architecture of GlasgowSecond revised ednLondon: Lund Humphriespp160n & 295
Item 3 of 4Stevenson, Hew2009Jobs for the Boys: the story of a family in Britain's Imperial Heyday Dove Bookspp155-156
Item 4 of 4Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p69

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Glasgow Herald31 May 1913   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register3313367-79 (Odd Nos) St Vincent Street
Item 2 of 2Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild Application for counting houses for James Stevenson in Drury Street April 1858