Basic Site Details

Name: Strathclyde Super Cinema
Town, district or village: Dalmarnock
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Plans for the proposed new cinema in Summerfield-street for the Strathclyde Cinema Limited, 163 Vincent Street, Glasgow now before the local authorities show a building of almost 3,000 seating capacity on a site area 120 feet by 90 feet. The architects are Messrs Gardener and Glen 164 Bath -street, Glasgow. [Builder 13 May 1927 Page 793]

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 141, Summerfield StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 315 July 1927 ProposedTenders invited.
Item 2 of 319281929  
Item 3 of 31980 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 3Albert Victor Gardner A19281929 
Item 2 of 3Gardner & Glen A19281929 
Item 3 of 3William Riddell Glen A19281929 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Strathclyde Cinema Ltd 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Peter, Bruce1996100 Years of Glasgow's Amazing Cinemas Edinburgh: Polygonp188

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder13 May 1927  p793
Item 2 of 2Builder15 July 1927  p112