Basic Site Details

Name: Gordon Chambers
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Building dated 1905. Cost 32,500. Includes Gordon Public House and Imperial Billiard's Hall

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 317-19, Gordon LaneYes 
Item 2 of 310,14, Mitchell LaneYes 
Item 3 of 378-94, Mitchell StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119031906  


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 5Burnet, Boston & CarruthersArchitectural practiceA19031906 
Item 2 of 5Frank BurnetArchitectA19031906 
Item 3 of 5Gilbert McGarvaArchitectA19031906As assistant to Burnet, Boston & Carruthers
Item 4 of 5James CarruthersArchitectA19031906 
Item 5 of 5William James BostonArchitectA19031906 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Ross, David - publican 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Kenna and Mooney1983People's Palaces  p106
Item 2 of 3Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1904   283
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p230

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builders Journal28 November 1906   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register3308878-94 (Even Nos) Mitchell Street, 10, 14 Gordon Public House, Mitchell Lane and 17-19 Gordon Lane, Gordon Chambers
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Carruthers: L v16 no1173; Gilbert McGarva: L v14 no996