Basic Site Details

Name: More's Hotel
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: See separate entry for Metropolitan Hotel built on same site.

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31921  Date of drawing for ? Additions
Item 2 of 3After 1921Before 1930 Additions
Item 3 of 34 September 1964 * ProposedPlans being studied for erection of modern hotel on site of More's Hotel

* 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 2Henry Edward Clifford  1921 Addtitons?
Item 2 of 2(Professor) William James Smith  After 1921Before 1930Additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Grand Metropolitan Hotels (Scotland) Ltd1964, proposal for new hotel


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder4 September 1964  p515

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Mitchell Library GlasgowOffice Plans and drawings of Watson, Salmond & GrayTD 1155/60 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Drawings by Clifford dated 1921
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William James Smith: F no2827 (box 12)