Basic Site Details

Name: Norwich Union Office Building
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Scottish Union House  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1174, St Vincent Street  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319651967Build/construction 
Item 2 of 318 March 1966 Contract offeredTender accepted by Tersons Ltd
Item 3 of 31969 Won award or awardsCivic Trust Award (Commendation). Also award 1971 according to RIBA 1975 and 1981 directories.

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 6Frederick Robert WylieArchitectA19651967 
Item 2 of 6Peter Leslie Aitken WilliamsArchitectA19651967 
Item 3 of 6William Duncan HunterArchitectA19651967 
Item 4 of 6William JardineArchitectA19651967 
Item 5 of 6Wylie Shanks & PartnersArchitectural practiceA19651967 
Item 6 of 6Tersons LtdBuilder 18 March 1966  

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2National Insurance Co. Ltd 
Item 2 of 2Norwich Union 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building18 March 1966  p.183