Basic Site Details

Name: Marks & Spencer's store
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: This is a new store and has therefore been given a separate entry.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Argyle Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219661968Build/construction 
Item 2 of 219841985AdditionRear extension to store


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 13Gillean ('Sam') Petrie SmallArchitectA19651969Executive architect
Item 2 of 13David Ralph SamsonArchitectA19661968 
Item 3 of 13Geoffrey James MonroArchitectA19661968 
Item 4 of 13Ian Cruickshank (or Cruikshank) A19661968Responsible for elevations
Item 5 of 13John ForbesArchitectA19661968Responsible for planning
Item 6 of 13Monro & PartnersArchitectural practiceA19661968 
Item 7 of 13Gillean ('Sam') Petrie SmallArchitectA19841985Rear extension to store
Item 8 of 13W W CarruthersArchitectA19841985Rear extension to store
Item 9 of 13Alastair Anderson Taylor (or Alistair Anderson Taylor)ArchitectB19841985Rear extension to store
Item 10 of 13David Ralph SamsonArchitectB19841985Rear extension to store
Item 11 of 13Ian Cruickshank (or Cruikshank) B19841985Rear extension to store
Item 12 of 13Ian Douglas WilcocksonArchitectB19841985Rear extension to store
Item 13 of 13Monro & PartnersArchitectural practiceB19841985Rear extension to store


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p170

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder23 October 1964  p902

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Sam SmallInformation sent to Yvonne Hillyard Sent June 2010