Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Hospital for Sick Children
Town, district or village: Yorkhill
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: This replaced the earlier hospital (Building ID 224583) on the same site - see separate entry.

Cost 3,750,000. Alterations 1970 100,000

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Dalnair Street  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3April 1967 ProposedTenders accepted for rebuilding of Royal Hospital for Sick Children at Yorkhill, for Western Regional Hospital Board (Scotland) [Richard Costain (Construction) Ltd] for 3 million.
Item 2 of 319681971Build/construction 
Item 3 of 31972 Opened 

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 7(Professor) James PaulArchitectA19661970New hospital and alterations 1970
Item 2 of 7Baxter Clark & PaulArchitectural practiceA19661970New hospital and alterations 1970
Item 3 of 7David William Baxter (junior)ArchitectA19661970New hospital and alterations 1970
Item 4 of 7Ian Geoffrey PlenderleathArchitectA19661970New hospital and alterations 1970
Item 5 of 7John Stewart ClarkArchitectA19661970New hospital and alterations 1970
Item 6 of 7Peter MurchieArchitectA19661970New hospital and alterations 1970
Item 7 of 7Robert Reid BlackArchitectA19661970New hospital and alterations 1970

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 1Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Assessment UnitCost 80,000

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p554
Item 2 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p296

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Architects Journal6 September 1972   
Item 2 of 3Building28 April 1967  p141
Item 3 of 3Building12 July 1968  p142

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSScottish Survey of Architectural Practices Project MS material