Basic Site Details

Name: Couper Monument, Cathcart Old Parish Cemetery
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Grave monument for James Couper, paper manufacturer. Made by J & G Mossman.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1118, 120, Carmunnock RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21870   
Item 2 of 2c. 1933  Removed

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 3A & G ThomsonArchitectural practiceA18701871Attribution now undocumented and unclear, but likely
Item 2 of 3Alexander ThomsonArchitectA18701871Attribution now undocumented and unclear, but likely
Item 3 of 3George ThomsonArchitectA18701871Attribution now undocumented and unclear, but likely

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Couper, James, paper manufacturerWife died in 1869

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Stamp, 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 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33719Listing for Old Church and churchyard with monuments
Item 2 of 2J & G Mossman, now discardedThomson Order Book c.1870-1877