Basic Site Details

Name: Block of Tenements with Shops, Cathcart Road
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Fašade adjacent to Caledonia Road UP Church hall.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Tenement  
Item 2 of 2Shop  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 137-39, Cathcart RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218561867  
Item 2 of 21973 Demolition 


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 3Alexander ThomsonArchitectA18561857 
Item 2 of 3Baird & ThomsonArchitectural practiceA18561857 
Item 3 of 3John Baird the SecondArchitectA18561857 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1McDougall, Robert 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Alexander 'Greek' Thomson Architect 1817-18751984Alexander 'Greek' Thomson Architect 1817-1875 Architectural Association Exhibition Catalogue, London, 1984 
Item 2 of 3McFadzean, Ronald1979The Life and Work of Alexander Thomson London: Routledge & Kegan Paul 
Item 3 of 3Stamp, Gavin1999Alexander Thomson: The Unknown Genius London: Lawrence King, in association with Glasgow 1999 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Glasgow City ArchivesFrank Worsdall's Collection on Greek Thomson, including job list and photograph list  
Item 2 of 2Mitchell Library, GlasgowDrawings Collection