Basic Site Details

Name: Tenements, 79-87 Smith Street
Town, district or village: Hillhead
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Details were either simplified in execution or have since been mutilated.

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 279-87, Otago StreetYes 
Item 2 of 279-87, Smith Street Original street name


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11874   


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 practiceA1874  
Item 2 of 3Alexander ThomsonArchitectA1874  
Item 3 of 3Robert TurnbullArchitectA1874  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Walker, John Ewing, coach proprietor 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Royal Horse BazaarEstimated cost 7,000-8,000 to build.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2McFadzean, Ronald1979The Life and Work of Alexander Thomson London: Routledge & Kegan PaulGives incorrect address
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 1Mitchell LibraryGlasgow City Archives Drawings