Basic Site Details

Name: Student Amenity Building, Glasgow University
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: student union [100171]? - CHECK
Builder states it is to be 'erected on a site adjoining the Men's Union'

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Building for General Student Use, Glasgow University  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Students union(?)  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 16 January 1961 Contract offeredto Keppie, Henderson and Partners to 'design a new building for general student use to be erected on a site adjoining the Men's Union' pp37-38


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 practiceA1961 R R C De'Ath responsible
Item 2 of 2Richard Rudolphe Chitham De'AthArchitectA1961 * Entirely responsible

* earliest date known from documented sources.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder6 January 1961  'University Buildings' pp37-38

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)