Basic Site Details

Name: Shawlands Academy
Town, district or village: Shawlands
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 1Shawlands Primary SchoolYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 11284, Pollokshaws RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31893   
Item 2 of 31896  Extension
Item 3 of 3After 1899Before 1905 Additions


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 8James Hamilton A1893  
Item 2 of 8James Hamilton & Son A1893  
Item 3 of 8John H Hamilton A1893  
Item 4 of 8James Hamilton & Son B1896 Extension
Item 5 of 8John H Hamilton B1896 Extension
Item 6 of 8Arthur Donald Hamilton CAfter 1899Before 1905Additions - as apprentice to his father
Item 7 of 8James Hamilton & Son CAfter 1899Before 1905Additions
Item 8 of 8John H Hamilton CAfter 1899Before 1905Additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Eastwood Parish School Board 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Hamilton, Sarah L2010Glasgow's School Board Heritage: the Challenges of Conservation MSc Dissertation in Architectural Conservation  
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p550

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal9 November 1935v43London: Royal Institute of British ArchitectsObituary of John Hamilton, p38

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Arthur D Hamilton: L v24 no 1954; John Hamilton: F v15 p17 no 1104 (microfilm reel 12)
Item 2 of 2Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild 1/2336; 1/5336