Basic Site Details

Name: The Lorne Cinema
Town, district or village: Ibrox
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: The reconstruction and enlargement of the Lorne Cinema have now been decided upon and Messrs Gardner and Glen 164 Bath-street are preparing the necessary plans. [Builder 9 September 1927 Page 409]

The reconstruction of the Lorne Cinema House, Paisley-road, by Caledon Pictures Limited, 225 St Vincent-street is to commence shortly. The architects are Messrs Gardner and Glen 164 Bath-street, Glasgow. [Builder 11 November 1927 Page 758]

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 1The Lorne Cinema, Cornwall StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 311 January 1914 Opened 
Item 2 of 319271928Reconstruction 
Item 3 of 31982 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 3Neil Campbell Duff  1914  
Item 2 of 3Albert Victor Gardner A19271928Rebuilding
Item 3 of 3Gardner & Glen A1927 Rebuilding


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Peter, Bruce1996100 Years of Glasgow's Amazing Cinemas Edinburgh: Polygonpp89-91, p182

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder9 September 1927  p409
Item 2 of 2Builder11 November 1927  p758