Basic Site Details

Name: Empress Cinema
Town, district or village: Gorbals
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1557, Govan Street (now Ballater Street)Yes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 225 November 1912  Cinema opened
Item 2 of 21925  Cinema built

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 1James Austen LairdArchitect 1912  

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Peter, Bruce1996100 Years of Glasgow's Amazing Cinemas Edinburgh: Polygonp179