Basic Site Details

Name: Glasgow Empire Exhibition, Garden Club and Lucullus Restaurant
Town, district or village: Bellahouston
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219371938  
Item 2 of 21939 Demolition 

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 5Philip Edward Joseph McManus (later Phillip or Philipp Edouard McManis)ArchitectA1936 or 1937 As senior assistant to T P Marwick & Son
Item 2 of 5T P Marwick & SonArchitectural practiceA1936 or 19371938In collaboration with Thomas Smith Tait
Item 3 of 5Thomas Craigie MarwickArchitectA1936 or 19371938In collaboration with Thomas Smith Tait
Item 4 of 5Thomas Smith TaitArchitectA1936 or 19371938Oversaw work by T P Marwick & Son and entire exhibition design
Item 5 of 5Thomas Waller MarwickArchitectA1936 or 19371938In collaboration with Thomas Smith Tait

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Glasgow Empire Exhibition, masterplanPlanned and overseen by Thomas Smith Tait, appointed by the Government.

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Crampsey, Bob1988The Empire Exhibition of 1938 Edinburgh: Mainstream Publishing Company 
Item 2 of 3Kinchin, Perilla and Kinchin, Juliet Glasgow's Great Exhibitions White Cockade Publishing 
Item 3 of 3McKean, Charles1987The Scottish Thirties: An Architectural Introduction Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Presspp185, 187

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Architect and Building News1938Jan-Jun p168
Item 2 of 3BuilderLate 1937CLIII pp271, 1055, 1104, 1143, 1147
Item 3 of 3BuilderEarly 1938CLIV pp148, 237, 481, 631, 974-7, 983-992, 1007-1008

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection GWD/96/1-9
Item 2 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Architects Index general reference to 'Glasgow Empire Exhibition Buildings'
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Library GW/6134/2, GW/6136/1, Photographs by Sir John Summerson
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Thomas Waller Marwick: F no4470 (combined box 16)