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Glasgow, 254-290 Hope Street, Theatre Royal

Theatre (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Glasgow, 254-290 Hope Street, Theatre Royal

Classification Theatre (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Royal Colosseum; Palace Theatre; 282 Hope Street; Cowcaddens Road

Canmore ID 44067

Site Number NS56NE 154

NGR NS 58905 65981

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Glasgow, City Of
  • Parish Glasgow (City Of Glasgow)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District City Of Glasgow
  • Former County Lanarkshire

Archaeology Notes

NS56NE 154 58905 65981

Theatre Royal

(Television Studios) [NAT]

OS (GIS) MasterMap, July 2010.

See also NS56NE 133 (Scottish Television studios).

Architecture Notes

ARCHITECT: George Bell 1867

C J Phipps 1895 (interior)

Inglis Collection photographs to be added to Collection list

(Undated) information in NMRS.

Built as James Baylis's Royal Colosseum. Originally entered through arcade from Cowcaddens.

Now home of Scottish Opera. New foyer by Derek Sugden, Arup Associates 1974-5.

C McKean, D Walker and F A Walker 1989.


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