Basic Site Details

Name: University of Glasgow, Garscube Site, Veterinary Hospital & School
Town, district or village: Garscube, Bearsden
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 3Faculty building  
Item 2 of 3Veterinary/Animal hospital  
Item 3 of 3University  

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319571958Build/constructionHospital
Item 2 of 319591960Build/constructionWellcome Laboratories
Item 3 of 319641970Build/constructionVeterinary School


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 5Andrew MacMillanArchitectC19571958Hospital
Item 2 of 5Gillespie Kidd & CoiaArchitectural practiceC19571958Hospital
Item 3 of 5Isi Israel MetzsteinArchitectC19571958Hospital
Item 4 of 5Walter Neil Wilson RamsayArchitectB19591960Wellcome Laboratories.
Item 5 of 5Building Design Partnership (later BDP)Architectural practice 19641970Veterinary School


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p557
Item 2 of 4Murray, William1975The Burgh of Bearsden Bearsden Town Councilp43-44
Item 3 of 4RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   
Item 4 of 4Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p392, 407