Basic Site Details

Name: Craigton Cemetery, Cleghorn-Thomson Monument
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: For descendents of Robert Cleghorn, MD, of Shawfield (d.1821) and his wife, Margaret Thomson (d.1795).
Executed by J & G Mossman.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1c. 1873c. 1875  


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 Thomson & TurnbullArchitectural practiceAc. 18731875Attribution by McFadzean
Item 2 of 3Alexander ThomsonArchitectAc. 18731875Attribution by McFadzean
Item 3 of 3Robert TurnbullArchitectAc. 18731875Attribution by McFadzean


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Thomson, George G of Cleghorn Villa, Pollokshields 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2McFadzean, Ronald1979The Life and Work of Alexander Thomson London: Routledge & Kegan Paul 
Item 2 of 2Stamp, Gavin1999Alexander Thomson: The Unknown Genius London: Lawrence King, in association with Glasgow 1999 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Alexander Thomson Society NewsletterMay 1998no 21