Basic Site Details

Name: Cinema
Town, district or village: Helensburgh
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: It is unclear if this extension was to La Scala or the Tower Cinema - or a yet another cinema.

Plans are to be prepared for extensions to the Picture House. The architects are Messrs Bryden Robertson and Boyd, 147 Bath-street, Glasgow. [Builder 22 October 1937 Page 754]

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11937 Alteration/conversion 


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 3Andrew RobertsonArchitectA1937 Extension
Item 2 of 3Bryden Robertson & BoydArchitectural practiceA1937 Extension
Item 3 of 3Joseph BoydArchitectA1937 Extension


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect and Building News1937Jul-Dec p377
Item 2 of 2Builder22 October 1937  p754