Basic Biographical Details

Name: Thomas McGuffie
Designation: Architect
Born: 1909 or 1910
Died: 21 April 1872
Bio Notes: Thomas McGuffie was born in 1909 or 1910, the son of James McGuffie, builder, and his wife Janet. He was in practice in Glasgow as an architect at 101 West Nile Street from at least 1860. He visited Italy as his watercolours of Genoa and Siena were exhibited at the Glasgow Institute of Architects in 1863, as was a Cornish landscape. He died aged 62 at Juniper Bank, Langbank, Paisley on 21 April 1872. He was survived by his wife, Janet White Cumming, who died about three years later and by his son. No further details are yet known.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1101, West Nile Street, Glasgow, ScotlandBusinessBefore 18601872 

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1William MoffatBefore 18631863(?)Assistant 

Buildings and Designs

This architect was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 51864Hilton HouseCorstorphine EdinburghScotland 
Item 2 of 5Before 1868Clyde Paper MillsEastfield, Rutherglen LanarkshireScotlandOriginal buildings
Item 3 of 5Before 1868Glenorchard House   Scotland 
Item 4 of 5Before 1868Leith Flour MillsLeith EdinburghScotland 
Item 5 of 5Before 1868Victoria FoundryPaisley RenfrewshireScotlandOriginal buildings?


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 3Architects Engineers and Building Trades Directory1868Architect's, Engineer's and Building Trades' Directory London, Wyman 
Item 2 of 3Post Office Directories     
Item 3 of 3Scotlands People Website Wills & Testaments  Paisley Sheriff Court SC58/42/39 and SC36/48/78 for his wife

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1H M Register HouseDeath Register