Basic Site Details

Name: Mosspark Cinema
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Extensions are to be made to the Moss Park Picture House. Plans have been approved by the Corporation [Builder 6 April 1934, p603].

Messrs R Pert and Sons Limited, Montrose, will cary out the building contract for alterations to the Moss Park Picture House. The architects are Messrs C J McNair and Elder, 272 St Vincent-street, Blythswood, Glasgow. [Builder 20 January 1939 Page 176]

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Paisley Road WestYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21925   
Item 2 of 21934 Addition 


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 4John CaldwellBuilder 1925  
Item 2 of 4Charles James McNairArchitectA1939 Alterations
Item 3 of 4McNair & ElderArchitectural practiceA 1939 Alterations
Item 4 of 4Robert Walter ElderArchitectA1939 Alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Peter, Bruce1996100 Years of Glasgow's Amazing Cinemas Edinburgh: Polygonp183

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder6 April 1934  p603
Item 2 of 2Builder20 January 1939  p176

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Neil DarlingtonInformation sent via DSA website Sent June 2009