Basic Site Details

Name: Queen Mary Street Public School
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: The dining hall does not appear on the plans but must have been added as an aftertought about the time of construction. Laundry and washhouse added to rear of janitor's house.


Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Queen Mary Street Nursery SchoolYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Montgomery StreetYes 
Item 2 of 222, Queen Mary StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318911892Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31891 Build/constructionMain building
Item 3 of 3October 1892 Plans datedLaundry and washing house (latterly dining hall) added to rear of janitorís lodge (drawings dated Oct. 1892), by Henry Higgins


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 3Boucher & Higgins A18911892 
Item 2 of 3Henry Higgins A18911892Also signed drawings for laundry and washing house
Item 3 of 3James Boucher A18911892 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Hamilton, Sarah L2010Glasgow's School Board Heritage: the Challenges of Conservation MSc Dissertation in Architectural Conservation  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register49925 
Item 2 of 3Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild Ref : 1/1519- 1891
Item 3 of 3Strathclyde Regional Archives (Mitchell Library)Strathclyde Regional Archives School Photograph series D-ED 5/18-27 pp44-46, 1917