Basic Site Details

Name: Belmont House
Town, district or village: Springburn
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Marion Reid Home for ChildrenYesAfter being bequeathed to Stobhill Hospital in 1936

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51889 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 51899  Large additions
Item 3 of 51901  Large additions
Item 4 of 51936  Bequeathed to Stobhill Hospital as Marion Reid Home for Children
Item 5 of 51986 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 8Clarke & Bell and R A Bryden A1897 Large additions
Item 2 of 8Robert Alexander Bryden A1897 Large additions
Item 3 of 8Clarke & Bell and R A Bryden B1901 Further additions
Item 4 of 8Robert Alexander Bryden B1901 Further additions
Item 5 of 8Andrew Francis Stewart Bryden CAfter 1908Before 1910Additions/alterations?
Item 6 of 8Andrew Robertson CAfter 1908Before 1910Additions/alterations?
Item 7 of 8Bryden & Robertson CAfter 1908Before 1910Additions/alterations?
Item 8 of 8John Bothwell Steel CAfter 1908Before 1910Additions/alterations? - as assistant to Bryden & Robertson


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Reid, James (or Hugh) - of Auchterarder and the Hyde Park Locomotive WorksSweeney gives the client as Hugh Reid, locomotive builder


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive)Listed under Stobhill Hospital
Item 2 of 2Sweeney, Dan2103Shadows of the City: Glasgow's Lost Mansions and Houses Windan Presspp42-43

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 John Bothwell Steel: L v5 no319 (microfilm reel 30)