Basic Site Details

Name: St Francis RC School
Town, district or village: Gorbals
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Replaced by new school 1961-64

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Old Rutherglen Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 15 September 1890 Journal reference 


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 6Peter Paul Pugin ABefore 1890  
Item 2 of 6Pugin & Pugin ABefore 1890  
Item 3 of 6Allen ('Mick') Short Matheson A19611964 
Item 4 of 6Ivor Gardiner Menzies Gordon Dorward A19611964 
Item 5 of 6J L Gleave & Partners A19611964New Primary School
Item 6 of 6Joseph Lea Gleave A19611964 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp145
Item 2 of 3Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p570
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p511-512

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News5 September 1890