Basic Site Details

Name: Philipshill Auxiliary Hospital, nurses' home
Town, district or village: Thorntonhall
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Victoria Auxiliary Infirmary, nurses' home  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Hospital  
Item 2 of 2Health workers house  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219281929Build/construction 
Item 2 of 213 October 1958 Design exhibitedat '97th Annual Exhibition of the Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts...a classroom unit at Glasgow Victoria Hospitals, Philipshill, by Messrs. Watson, Salmond and Gray (No. 219) is illustrated in a frame of photographs. The plan is not illustrated...' per Builder 7 Nov 1958 p773


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 5David SalmondArchitectA19281929 
Item 2 of 5James Henry GrayArchitectA19281929 
Item 3 of 5John WatsonArchitectA19281929 
Item 4 of 5Watson, Salmond & GrayArchitectural practiceA19281929 
Item 5 of 5Watson, Salmond & GrayArchitectural practice 7 November 1958 per Builder p773

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 1Philipshill Auxiliary HospitalBuilt as an auxiliary hospital for the Victoria Infirmary. Building dated 1931. Chapel is B Listed.

Cost of 1940 extension: 100,000.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Murray, Ian (parts written by John Watson Junior) The Victoria Infirmary of Glasgow 1890-1938  pp86-89
Item 2 of 2Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1928   214

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder7 November 1958  'Architecture at the Royal Glasgow Institute Exhibition: Standard Higher than in Recent Years' p773

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Henry Gray: F no3409 (box 22)