Basic Site Details

Name: Block of Tenements on Taylor Street and Parson Street
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Information from David M Walker based on his research with Alfred Lochhead ad Frank Worsdall.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2125-135, Parson StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2110-116, Taylor StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11852(?)   

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 3Alexander ThomsonArchitectA1852(?) Attribution undocumented but probable
Item 2 of 3Baird & ThomsonArchitectural practiceA1852(?) Attribution undocumented but probable
Item 3 of 3John Baird the SecondArchitectA1852(?) Attribution undocumented but probable

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 1Glasgow City ArchivesFrank Worsdall's Collection on Greek Thomson, including job list and photograph list Dating by Worsdall