Basic Site Details

Name: Tenement, 590-612 Eglinton Street
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Notes: This is the only surviving intact example of Thomson's several tenements on Eglinton Street.

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2590-612, Eglinton StreetYes 
Item 2 of 220-26, Gourock StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1c. 1858   

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 practiceAc. 1860  
Item 2 of 3Alexander ThomsonArchitectAc. 1860  
Item 3 of 3George ThomsonArchitectAc. 1860  

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Fortune, T G W1966Dissertation on Alexander Thomson University of Strathclyde Department of Architecture Dissertation 
Item 2 of 2Stamp, 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 2Historic Scotland RecordsThe Listed Glasgow Buildings of Alexander 'Greek' Thomson, complied by Iain Paterson, 1997