Basic Site Details

Name: Super Cinema
Town, district or village: Pollokshaws
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Mr Neil C Duff 187a West George-street Glasgow is preparing plans for the erection of a 2000 capacity cinema in Pollockshaws Road, Glasgow, for a company of which Mr A B King, La Scala Cinema Sauchiehall-street is general manager.
[30 December 1932, p1115]

A new super cinema is to be erected at Pollockshaws-road and will provide accommodation for 2000 persons. Mr Neil C Duff 187a West George Street Glasgow is connected with the scheme. [Builder 12 January 1933, p107]

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Pollokshaws Road Perhaps intended to replace the one demolished about 1930.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11933 Plans prepared, construction not yet begun(?) 


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 1Neil Campbell DuffArchitect 1933  


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Architect and Building News1933Jan-Jun p112
Item 2 of 3Builder30 December 1932  p1115
Item 3 of 3Builder13 January 1933  p107

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Neil DarlingtonInformation sent via DSA website Sent June 2009