Basic Site Details

Name: Whitehill Street School
Town, district or village: Dennistoun
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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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 1Whitehill StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51891   
Item 2 of 51894  Laundry, workshops and gymnasium added
Item 3 of 519021904 Three storey classroom extension
Item 4 of 5June 1950 AdditionExtension to school
Item 5 of 51982 Demolition 


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 11James Salmon & Son A1891  
Item 2 of 11William Forrest Salmon A1891  
Item 3 of 11James Salmon & Son B1894 Laundry, workshops and gymnasium added
Item 4 of 11William Forrest Salmon B1894 Laundry, workshops and gymnasium added
Item 5 of 11James Salmon & Son C1902 Three storey classroom extension
Item 6 of 11James Salmon (junior) C1902 Three storey classroom extension
Item 7 of 11John Gaff Gillespie C1902 Three storey classroom extension
Item 8 of 11William Alexander Kidd C19021905Three storey classroom extension - as assistant to Salmon & Son
Item 9 of 11William Forrest Salmon C1902 Three storey classroom extension
Item 10 of 11F A MacDonald & Partners A1950 As consultant engineers
Item 11 of 11Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) A1950  


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 2O'Donnell, Raymond2003The life and work of James Salmon architect, 1873-1924 Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp137

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect29 November 1891   
Item 2 of 2Builder16 June 1950  p825

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 William Alexander Kidd: L v18 no 1384
Item 2 of 2Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild For 1902-04 work