Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Insurance Buildings
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Status: Demolished
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Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 140, Royal Exchange SquareYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218711872 Alterations to street front, estimated to cost 700
Item 2 of 21895(?) Demolition 

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 practiceA18711872Alterations to street front, estimated to cost 700
Item 2 of 3Alexander ThomsonArchitectA18711872Alterations to street front, estimated to cost 700
Item 3 of 3George ThomsonArchitectA18711872Alterations to street front, estimated to cost 700

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Frame, Thomas, account 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Gildard, Thomas1888Greek Thomson Proceedings of the Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow, xix (30 January 1888), pp191-209 
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 2Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild