Basic Site Details

Name: The Bridewell
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Prison  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21795 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21796 AdditionWings


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 2John PatersonArchitectA1795  
Item 2 of 2William HornBuilder, WrightB1796 Addition of wings


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 2Renwick (ed.)1913Extracts from the Records of the Burgh of Glasgow  volume viii, p595; volume ix, 7, p142