Basic Site Details

Name: Buchanan Galleries, Buchanan Street
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 1Shopping centre  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Buchanan Street  
Item 2 of 2Sauchiehall Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1c. 1995(?)1998Build/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 9Charles James SmithArchitectA19951998 
Item 2 of 9David NicolArchitectA19951998 
Item 3 of 9Graham MassieTown PlannerA19951998 
Item 4 of 9Graham MontgomeryArchitect, ArchitectA19951998 
Item 5 of 9Peter MulveyArchitectA19951998 
Item 6 of 9Jenkins & MarrArchitectural practice c. 1995(?)1998 
Item 7 of 9William ('Bill') Alexander McKimmieArchitectAc. 19951998 
Item 8 of 9(Sir) Robert McAlpine & Sons LtdBuilder, ContractorBEarly 1990s With Euan Colam. May have worked on an unrealised part of the project.
Item 9 of 9Euan Kidston ColamArchitectBEarly 1990s Design manager. With McAlpine. May have worked on an unrealised part of the project.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Herald, The24 November 1997  p15 - piece by Neil Baxter, strongly critical of Buchanan Galleries design
Item 2 of 2Scotsman26 November 2104   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Euan ColamInterview of Euan Colam by Kirsten McKee 3 December 2008