Basic Site Details

Name: British Linen Bank and Tenement
Town, district or village: Hutchesontown
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Bank  
Item 2 of 2Tenement  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2162-170, Gorbals StreetYesOriginally Main Street, Gorbals
Item 2 of 2Main Street Original name


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218991900  
Item 2 of 21931  Alterations


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 8James Salmon & Son A18991900 
Item 2 of 8James Salmon (junior) A18991900 
Item 3 of 8John Gaff Gillespie A18991900 
Item 4 of 8William Forrest Salmon A18991900 
Item 5 of 8Alexander Smellie B1931 Alterations
Item 6 of 8Andrew Graham Henderson B1931 Alterations
Item 7 of 8John Keppie B1931 Alterations
Item 8 of 8Keppie & Henderson B1931 Alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2O'Donnell, Raymond2003The life and work of James Salmon architect, 1873-1924 Edinburgh: The Rutland Presspp92-3
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p521

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Daily Mail27 June 1998  p27 - covers listing and place on Buildings at Risk register

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33513 
Item 2 of 5Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 469
Item 3 of 5National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection GWR/44/1
Item 4 of 5RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Salmon (Junior): F v18 p11 no1180 (microfilm reel 12)
Item 5 of 5Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild 1/7143