Basic Site Details

Name: University of Glasgow/Western Infirmary, Gardiner Medical Institute
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Corresponding building on opposite side of Tennant Memorial Building not built because of World War II.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Church StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2Dumbarton Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119371938  


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 3Burnet, Son & Dick A19371938 
Item 2 of 3Norman Aitken Dick A19371938 
Item 3 of 3Thomas Harold Hughes  1938 Took over from Norman Aitken Dick and planned mirror image building on opposite side of Tennant Memorial Building to form symmetrical group; not carried out because of World War II


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p347

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Glasgow UniversityGlasgow University Archives Plans - information per William John Fairweather, University Architect in 1970