Basic Site Details

Name: University of Strathclyde, Colville Building (Departments of Civil Engineering and Metallurgy)
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 2Faculty building  
Item 2 of 2University  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2North Portland Street  
Item 2 of 2Richmond Street  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119641967Build/constructionEst. cost of phase II, 742,000

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 6Harold Alan WightmanArchitectA19641967 
Item 2 of 6John Christopher ('Chris') CarterArchitectA19641967 
Item 3 of 6John Deacon RichardsArchitectA19641967 
Item 4 of 6Robert Hogg MatthewArchitectA19641967 
Item 5 of 6Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall & Partners (RMJM)Architectural practiceA19641967 
Item 6 of 6Thomas ('Tom') Riddell SpavenArchitectA19641967Was probably the partner in charge (Vernon Lee)

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 1University of Strathclyde 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p150

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building15 April 1966  p.154