Basic Site Details

Name: Southern Necropolis, Thomson Monument
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Disappeared.
Information from a letter to Frank Worsdall from Mrs W L Stewart, 26 March 1960.

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Caledonia RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1c. 1854   


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 ThomsonArchitectAc. 1854 Attribution undocumented
Item 2 of 3Baird & ThomsonArchitectural practiceAc. 1854 Attribution undocumented
Item 3 of 3John Baird the SecondArchitectAc. 1854 Attribution undocumented


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Thomson, AlexanderHis eldest child, Agnes, died in 1854


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Hutt, Charlotte, ed1996The City of the Dead: The Story of Glasgow's Southern Necropolis Glasgow 1996 
Item 2 of 2Stamp, Gavin1999Alexander Thomson: The Unknown Genius London: Lawrence King, in association with Glasgow 1999