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Basic Site Details

Name: Paisley College of Technology
Town, district or village: Paisley
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Won competition to secure job.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41957 Competition designs submittedCompetition also won in this year
Item 2 of 419621963Build/construction 
Item 3 of 41971 Addition 
Item 4 of 4Before 1981 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 9Alison & Hutchison & PartnersArchitectural practiceA196219631st prize in competition
Item 2 of 9Robert Forbes HutchisonArchitectA196219631st prize in competition
Item 3 of 9Harold Alan WightmanArchitectB1971(?)  
Item 4 of 9Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall & Partners (RMJM)Architectural practiceB1971 laboratories, workshops, etc. added
Item 5 of 9Alexander Gilchrist McCawArchitectCBefore 1981 Extension
Item 6 of 9Alexander HewardArchitectCBefore 1981 Extension
Item 7 of 9Miller & BlackArchitectural practiceCBefore 1981 Extension
Item 8 of 9Neil McLean JackArchitectCBefore 1981 Extension
Item 9 of 9Peter HallidayArchitectCBefore 1981 Extension

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Paisley College of Technology, sports pavilionCost 10,000


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p551
Item 2 of 4RIBA1972RIBA Directory 1972   
Item 3 of 4RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   
Item 4 of 4Walker, Frank Arneil1986South Clyde Estuary: An Illustrated Architectural Guide to Inverclyde and Renfrew  p16-17

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Euan ColamInterview of Euan Colam by Kirsten McKee 3 December 2008


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