Canal Boatmen's Institute

M053 Canal Boatmen's Institute

Address: 162, Port Dundas Road, Glasgow
Date: 1891–3
Client: Canal Boatmen's Society of Scotland; Leonard Gow, president of Glasgow branch
Authorship: Authorship category 2 (Mackintosh and Office) (Mackintosh and Office)

Principal published and unpublished sources.



  • Thomas Howarth, Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Modern Movement, London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 2nd edn, 1977, p. 26
  • David Stark, Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Co., Catrine, Ayrshire: Stenlake Publishing, 2004, p. 97–8
  • Frank Worsdall, The City that Disappeared: Glasgow's Demolished Architecture, Glasgow: Molendinar Press, 1981, p. 58


  • 'Bargeman's Institute, Port Dundas. Honeyman and Keppie, Architects', British Architect, 44, 5 July 1895, pp. 3, 8–9


  • Hiroaki Kimura, 'Charles Rennie Mackintosh: Architectural Drawings Catalogue and Design Analytical Catalogue', University of Glasgow: unpublished PhD thesis, 1982, pp. 24, 91
  • Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/63, p. 31
  • Glasgow City Archives Collection: Records of Canal Boatmen's Institute and Port Dundas Mission, TD 1301/3