Basic Site Details

Name: University of Glasgow, Sports Pavilion
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Removed from list 2014

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2357, Garscadden RoadYes 
Item 2 of 21, Kingfisher GardensYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31936   
Item 2 of 321 October 1936 Opened 
Item 3 of 3November 1997 *  Listed in Surplus Buildings Register (see below)

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 2Joseph McKay A1936 As assistant to Thomas Harold Hughes
Item 2 of 2Thomas Harold Hughes A1936  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p399

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Architect and Building News1935Jan-Jun p166
Item 2 of 4Builder20 November 1936CLI pp978, 991-2, 1003 (illustration)
Item 3 of 4Building News29 January 1937   
Item 4 of 4Country1937Jan-Jun p158 (illus)

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Glasgow City CouncilSurplus Buildings Register0054Nov 1997 - adjacent ground being developed by Beazer Homes, planning consent does not include the deteriorated pavilion
Item 2 of 4Glasgow UniversityGlasgow University Archives Plans - information per William John Fairweather
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32275Removed from list 2014
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Joseph McKay: F no 6820 (combined box 162)