Basic Site Details

Name: Stirling's Library
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Status: A Listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 148-56, Miller StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118631865  

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 5James SmithArchitectA18631863 
Item 2 of 5John Moyr SmithArchitect, DesignerA1863 Responsible for drawings
Item 3 of 5Melvin & LeiperArchitectural practiceB18641865Completed after Smith's death in December 1863
Item 4 of 5Robert Grieve MelvinArchitectB18641865Completed after Smith's death in December 1863
Item 5 of 5William LeiperArchitectB18641865Completed after Smith's death in December 1863

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Stapleton, Annamarie2002John Moyr Smith, 1839-1912: a Victorian designer Shepton Beauchamp: Richard Dennisp 9
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p 184

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Glasgow Herald12 April 1865   
Item 2 of 2The Biographer15 October 1894  article reprinted in 'Glazed Expressions', journal of the Tiles & Ceramics Society, no 9, Spring 1985, pp 10-11

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register32761