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Basic Site Details

Name: Evening Citizen offices and printing works
Town, district or village: Central
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A listed
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Office  
Item 2 of 2Printing works  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 124, St Vincent PlaceYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 518771878 Date of original office building as given in Watson's FRIBA nomination papers
Item 2 of 518851889 Date of original building as given in Williamson, Riches & Higgs and in journals
Item 3 of 51890 Design exhibited 
Item 4 of 519231929 Reconstruction?
Item 5 of 519291930 Alterations

People

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 10Thomas Lennox WatsonArchitectA18771878Date of original office building as given in Watson's FRIBA nomination papers
Item 2 of 10Larmont Douglas PenmanArchitectB18851889As apprentice to Thomas Lennox Watson
Item 3 of 10Thomas Lennox WatsonArchitectB18851889Date of original building as given in Williamson, Riches & Higgs
Item 4 of 10William James AndersonArchitectB18851889As assistant to Thomas Lennox Watson (date of original building as given in Williamson, Riches & Higgs and journals)
Item 5 of 10Andrew Graham HendersonArchitectC19231929Reconstruction
Item 6 of 10John KeppieArchitectC19231929Reconstruction
Item 7 of 10Keppie & HendersonArchitectural practiceC19231929Reconstruction
Item 8 of 10Andrew Graham HendersonArchitectD19291930Alterations
Item 9 of 10John KeppieArchitectD19291930Alterations
Item 10 of 10Keppie & HendersonArchitectural practiceD19291930Alterations

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Hedderwick, James, & SonClient for the 1923-29 work

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 6Academy Architecture1893   p69
Item 2 of 6Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1891   776 (Thomas Lennox Watson)
Item 3 of 6Graves, Algernon1905The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of exhibitors and their works…1905-6London: Graves and Bell1890, no 1855
Item 4 of 6Hume, John R1974Industrial Archaeology of Glasgow Glasgow & London: BlackieG36
Item 5 of 6Stark, David2004Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Co., 1854 to 2004 Glasgow: Stenlake Publishing Ltdpp174-5
Item 6 of 6Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p232

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2British Architect31 May 1889   
Item 2 of 2Building News2 January 1891   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register3284024 St Vincent Street, Citizen Building
Item 2 of 3Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 403 and 455
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Larmont Douglas Penman: L v23 no1830; Thomas Lennox Watson: F v7 p83, microfiche 98/E7

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