Basic Site Details

Name: Atlantic Chambers
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Sculptors McGilvray and Ferris

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Office  
Item 2 of 2Shop  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 21A, Cadogan StreetYes 
Item 2 of 243-47, Hope StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21899   
Item 2 of 217 March 1900  Date of plans for warehouses in Pirie Collection


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 4(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectA18991901 
Item 2 of 4Bridgeford MacDougall PirieArchitectA18991901As assistant to Burnet
Item 3 of 4James Wilkie WeddellArchitectA18991901As apprentice to Burnet
Item 4 of 4John Burnet & SonArchitectural practiceA18991901 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Academy Architecture1899 part 1 104, 114
Item 2 of 3McKenzie, Ray2002Public sculpture of Glasgow (Public sculpture of Great Britain series) Liverpool University Pressp198
Item 3 of 3RSA1900   521

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Building News2 February 1900   
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Advertiser and Property Circular11 July 1899   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register3305043, 45, 47 Hope Street and 1A Cadogan Street, 'Atlantic Chambers'
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSJ B Pirie Collection No 115, plan and perspective verso; details 116 and 117 and plan of lift 127, 222-223 (plans of warehouses)
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Wilkie Weddell: L v21 no1667