Basic Site Details

Name: Norwich Union Office Building
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 220,000

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Scottish Union House  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1174, St Vincent Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319651967Build/construction 
Item 2 of 318 March 1966 Contract offeredTender accepted by Tersons Ltd
Item 3 of 31969 Won award or awardsCivic Trust Award (Commendation). Also award 1971 according to RIBA 1975 and 1981 directories.


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 6Frederick Robert WylieArchitectA19651967 
Item 2 of 6Peter Leslie Aitken WilliamsArchitectA19651967 
Item 3 of 6William Duncan HunterArchitectA19651967 
Item 4 of 6William JardineArchitectA19651967 
Item 5 of 6Wylie Shanks & PartnersArchitectural practiceA19651967 
Item 6 of 6Tersons LtdBuilder 18 March 1966  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2National Insurance Co. Ltd 
Item 2 of 2Norwich Union 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building18 March 1966  p.183