Basic Site Details

Name: Anniesland College of Further Education
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Anniesland Technical College  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41960s Alteration/conversion 
Item 2 of 4July 1961October 1964Build/constructionestimated starting and completion dates for new college per Builder 28 Apr 1961 p811
Item 3 of 419621964Build/construction 
Item 4 of 4March 1962 Build/constructionWorks to start on the new College of Further Education at Anniesland, Glasgow. It is scheduled for completition in 1964, it will take up to 700 students. Four storey teaching block, workshop block, assembly hall and gym, swimming pool, drama block, and two janitor's houses. The buildings will have reinforced concrete frames and generally will be brick clad.


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 5Donald John Cameron F1960s Additions (cost 224,444)
Item 2 of 5Holland & Hannen and Cubitts (Scotland) Ltd  1962(?)1964Contract awarded
Item 3 of 5Alistair Robertson Whitelaw (or Alexander Robertson Whitelaw) A19621964 
Item 4 of 5Archibald Macintosh Doak A19621964 
Item 5 of 5Ross, Doak & Whitelaw A19621964 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Education Authority 
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Corporation 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Glasgow Corporation1970Further Education Colleges of Glasgow   
Item 2 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p392-393

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder28 April 1961  'New Technical Colleges, Scotland' p811
Item 2 of 2BuilderFebruary 1962  p427

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Chris DoakInformation via website Sent July 2007