Basic Site Details

Name: Cinema, Hawthorn Street
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: A site in Hawthorne-street has been acquired by the Union Cinema Company Limited, 105 St Vincent-street, for the erection of a cinema with accommodation for about 2,100 persons. Plans have been prepared by Messrs John MacKissack and Sons, 68 West Regent-street. No contracts let. [Builder 19 June 1936. Page 1241]

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 1Hawthorn Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11936 Proposed 


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 2James McKissackArchitectA1936  
Item 2 of 2John McKissack & SonArchitectural practiceA1936 Proposed


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder19 June 1936  p1241

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