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16 June 2009

1878 – St. John’s Church, Egremont, Cumberland

Architect: C.J. Ferguson Perspective view & ground plan, published in The Building News, August 23rd 1878. “This church, of which we give an exterior view, is about to be erected in an outlying...

16 June 2009

1910 – Residence, The English Lake District, Cumberland

Architect: Dan Gibson & W.L. Dolman

16 June 2009

1885 – All Souls Church, Netherton, Cumberland

Architect: C.J. Ferguson Perspective view including ground plan published in The Building News, July 17th 1885.

16 June 2009

1874 – New Catholic Church, Workington, Cumberland

16 June 2009

Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson (1817-75)

This appreciation was reprinted in Aberdeen in 1925 by W. Jolly & Sons Ltd from the Scottish Ecclesiological Society’s Transactions by J. Jeffrey Waddell, I.A. Alexander Thomson was born at Balfron in the...

16 June 2009

The Life of Alexander Thomson (1817-75)

Thomas Gildard was an architect, an Honorary Member of the Glasgow Architectural Association, and one of the Vice-Presidents of the Architectural Section of the Philosophical Society of Glasgow. This paper was read before...

16 June 2009

1892 – Kelvingrove Museum Competition, Glasgow

Architect: Stark & Rowntree Unexecuted design for an architectural competition to design a museum and art gallery for Glasgow.

16 June 2009

1869 – United Presbyterian Church, Queens Park, Glasgow

Architect: A. & G. Thomson The United Presbyterian Church was designed by Alexander “Greek” Thomson, and destroyed in the Second World War when it was struck by a German incendiary bomb in March...

16 June 2009

1892 – Kelvingrove Museum Competition, Glasgow

Architect: Simpson & Allen Selected design in an architectural competition to design a museum and art gallery complex for Glasgow. The gallery was opened in 1901, as the Palace of Fine Arts for...