Basic Site Details

Name: University of Glasgow, William and George Hunter Memorial
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Sculptor William Gillick OR George Henry Paulin (according to HS list)

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 21, GilmorehillYes 
Item 2 of 2University AvenueYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219241925  
Item 2 of 224 June 1925  Unveiling


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 3(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectA19241925 
Item 2 of 3Burnet, Son & DickArchitectural practiceA19241925 
Item 3 of 3Norman Aitken DickArchitectA19241925 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 6Black, P (ed.)2007My Highest Pleasures: William Hunter's Art Collection   
Item 2 of 6Keppie, L William Hunter and the Hunterian Museum in Glasgow 1807-2007   
Item 3 of 6McKenzie, Ray2002Public sculpture of Glasgow (Public sculpture of Great Britain series) Liverpool University Pressp399-401
Item 4 of 6Moore, W2009The Knife Man: John Hunter   
Item 5 of 6Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1925   202
Item 6 of 6Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p341

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Glasgow University ArchivesPlans GB 0248 GUA BUL/6/17/1-9
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32920 
Item 3 of 3Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild GCA C1/3/24/p254