Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Horse Bazaar
Town, district or village: Hillhead
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Notes: Estimated cost 7,000-8,000 to build.

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 3Otago LaneYes 
Item 2 of 3Otago StreetYes 
Item 3 of 3Smith Street Original street name


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2c. 1834 Demolition 
Item 2 of 218721873  


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 practiceA18721873 
Item 2 of 3Alexander ThomsonArchitectA18721873 
Item 3 of 3George ThomsonArchitectA18721873 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Walker, John Ewing, funeral undertaker, carriage hirer, livery stable keeper,etc 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Tenements, 79-87 Smith StreetDetails were either simplified in execution or have since been mutilated.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gildard, Thomas1888Greek Thomson Proceedings of the Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow, xix (30 January 1888), pp191-209 
Item 2 of 3McFadzean, Ronald1979The Life and Work of Alexander Thomson London: Routledge & Kegan Paul 
Item 3 of 3Stamp, 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 3Glasgow City ArchivesFrank Worsdall's Collection on Greek Thomson, including job list and photograph list  
Item 2 of 3Glasgow Institute of ArchitectsBiographical sketch and job list of Greek Thomson by Rev John Stark, 1879  
Item 3 of 3Mitchell LibraryGlasgow City Archives Drawings