Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Infirmary
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 1Hospital  

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 317911794Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31839 AdditionWest extension
Item 3 of 31907 Destruction/demolition 


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 4Robert AdamArchitectB17921794 
Item 2 of 4D & J HamiltonArchitectural practiceA1839 West extension
Item 3 of 4David HamiltonArchitectA1839 West extension
Item 4 of 4James HamiltonArchitectA1839 West extension


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 2Royal Infirmary of Glasgow1855Report of the Royal Infirmary of Glasgow  p5