Basic Site Details

Name: Tron Steeple
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21812 ReconstructionRebuilding of Jail at Tron Steeple
Item 2 of 21855   


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 3David HamiltonArchitectB1812 Rebuilding of Jail at Tron Steeple
Item 2 of 3James ClelandArchitectC1812 Purchased the Tron Steeple building and employed David Hamilton to produce design for jail.
Item 3 of 3John CarrickArchitect 1855 Overhaul of steeple and ground floor arches, pierced for pavement


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3APSD The Dictionary of Architectureed Wyatt PapworthThe Architectural Publication Society (8v 1852-1892) 
Item 2 of 3Chapman, Robert1812Picture of Glasgow or Stranger's Guide Glasgowp151
Item 3 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32769