Basic Site Details

Name: Elder Cottage Hospital, nurses' home
Town, district or village: Govan
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: The existing building is that of 1910-12. There is some confusion over the identity of the building which opened in 1933, and of the work done by Burnet, Son & Dick in 1922. CHECK.

See separate entry for Elder Cottage Hospital, on the opposite side of the street.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Drumoyne RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219101912  
Item 2 of 2March 1933 OpenedNew nurses' home - on same site


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 A19101912 
Item 2 of 5John Burnet & Son A19101912 
Item 3 of 5Norman Aitken Dick A19101912 
Item 4 of 5Burnet, Son & Dick B1922  
Item 5 of 5Norman Aitken Dick B1922  


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architects Journal27 June 1923   
Item 2 of 2Glasgow HeraldMarch 1933