Basic Site Details

Name: Glasgow Western Infirmary, Pathology Building
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Glasgow Western Infirmary, Pathological Building  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 278, Church Street  
Item 2 of 210C, Dumbarton Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418941896  
Item 2 of 41894 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 41935 Design exhibitedMargaret Macgregor extension
Item 4 of 41952 * ProposedPlans, eventually abandoned, to add second storey to Macgregor Memorial Block

* 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 5(Sir) John James Burnet A18941896 
Item 2 of 5Burnet Son & Campbell A18941896 
Item 3 of 5John Archibald Campbell A18941896 
Item 4 of 5Burnet, Son & Dick B1935 Margaret Macgregor extension
Item 5 of 5Norman Aitken Dick B1935 Margaret Macgregor extension


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 6Academy Architecture1895   p72
Item 2 of 6Graves, Algernon1905The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of exhibitors and their works…1905-6London: Graves and Bell1894, no 1730
Item 3 of 6MacQueen, L & Archibald, A B1974The Western Infirmary, 1874-1974 : a century of service to Glasgow John Hornp114
Item 4 of 6RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 5 of 6Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1935   280
Item 6 of 6RSA1896   653

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect and Building News1933Jul-Dec p343. This does not specify what the new block is - could refer to Margaret Macgregor extension or another extension.
Item 2 of 2Builder14 May 1894LXVI  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register3285878 Church Street, 10B Dumbarton Road, Western Infirmary, Pathological Block and Boundary Wall