Basic Site Details

Name: Southern General Hospital, Accident and Orthopaedic block
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 100,000 (total estimated cost - equipment costs not known), 2,000 (probable expenditure to March 31, 1961), 50,000 (estimated expenditure in 1961-62)

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Casualty Clinic  
Item 2 of 2Casualty Department  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119571964Build/construction 


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 2Keppie Henderson & PartnersArchitectural practiceA19571964R R C De'Ath responsible.
Item 2 of 2Richard Rudolphe Chitham De'AthArchitectA1957 *1964Entirely responsible.

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Govan Combination Poorhouse and Asylum420-foot elevation.

Cost of Maternity building 1,250,000.
Cost of Pharmacy building 80,000.
Cost of kitchens/dining room 60,000


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p594

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder14 April 1961  'Civil Estimates, 1961-62: Health Estimates, The Scottish Estimates' p721

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Richard Rudolphe Chitham De'Ath: F no 5991 (combined box 112) ('Casualty Department, Southern General')