Basic Site Details

Name: Western Bank, Glasgow
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Western Bank, Miller StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31840  Original design by David Hamilton
Item 2 of 31846  Additions by David Bryce
Item 3 of 3c. 1960 Demolition 


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 5D & J HamiltonArchitectural practiceB1840  
Item 2 of 5David HamiltonArchitectB1840  
Item 3 of 5James HamiltonArchitectB1840  
Item 4 of 5Burn & BryceArchitectural practiceA1846 Additions
Item 5 of 5David BryceArchitectA1846 Additions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Gildard, Thomas1895An Old Glasgow Architect on some Older OnesXXVIProceedings of the Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgowp99
Item 3 of 3Pagan, J1847Sketch of the History of Glasgow  p178

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder27 May 1876XXXIV Obituary of David Bryce
Item 2 of 2RIBA Transactions1870  p125-8. List of Burn's works compiled by T L Donaldson