Basic Site Details

Name: Calder Street Public Baths and Washhouses
Town, district or village: Govanhill
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Dated 1914. Cost 13,000

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Govanhill Public Baths  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 299, Calder StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2Kingarth StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119121917Build/construction 

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 3Alexander Beith McDonaldArchitect 19121915As City Surveyor; completed in 1917 after his death two years earlier
Item 2 of 3Glasgow Office of Public Works Architectural Department (later Glasgow Corporation City Engineer's Department)Architectural practiceA19121917 
Item 3 of 3Thomas Gilchrist GilmourArchitectA19141917As assistant in the City Architect's Department

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p525

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33683 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Thomas Gilchrist Gilmour: F no2591 (box 8)