Basic Site Details

Name: Medical School for Women
Town, district or village: Kelvinside
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: 7,410. The other part of what is now Queen Margaret College is listed separately in DSA. See North Park House.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Broadcasting HouseYes 
Item 2 of 2Queen Margaret College, Anatomical DepartmentYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 120, Queen Margaret DriveYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318941895Construction(?) 
Item 2 of 31894  Date of design
Item 3 of 31936  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 8Charles Rennie Mackintosh A18941895 
Item 2 of 8Honeyman & Keppie A18941895 
Item 3 of 8John Honeyman A18941895 
Item 4 of 8George James Miller B1936 Additions
Item 5 of 8James Carruthers Walker B1936 Additions - as chief assistant with James Miller
Item 6 of 8James Miller B1936 Additions
Item 7 of 8James Miller & Son B1936 Additions
Item 8 of 8John Wellwood Manson B1936 Additions - as assistant to James Miller & Son


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1University Court, University of Glasgow(original building)

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1North Park HouseCost 13,576.

Additions of 1969 cost 600,000 (given as 700,000 in RIBA directory 1975)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Billcliffe, Roger1979Charles Rennie Mackintosh: The Complete Furniture, Furniture Drawings & Interior Designs Guildford & London: Lutterworth Presspp32-3
Item 2 of 3Howarth, Thomas1977Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Modern MovementSecond EditionLondon: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltdpp63-5
Item 3 of 3Stark, David2004Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Co., 1854 to 2004 Glasgow: Stenlake Publishing Ltdpp20-3

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1British Architect10 January 1896   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 6Glasgow City ArchivesWorsdall Collection Original drawings
Item 2 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32902 
Item 3 of 6Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Job list
Item 4 of 6Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 266
Item 5 of 6RIAS Collection, NMRS, RCAHMSJames Miller, Son & Manson Drawings Collection 149 drawings
Item 6 of 6RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Wellwood Manson: L no5874 (combined box 105)