Glasgow Necropolis, Scottish Monument, Architecture, Statue, Scotland, Architect

Glasgow Necropolis : Scottish City Graveyard

Key Monuments + Architects

Necropolis Glasgow

Glasgow Necropolis – John Knox Statue: Doric column

Date built: 1825

Architect: Thomas Hamilton

Glasgow Necropolis

Photographs from 1968 visit by Norwegian architecture student Dag Nilsen:

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Glasgow Necropolis Photos from 10 Feb 2011

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photographs © Adrian Welch

Thomas Hamilton (1784 – 1858) was born in Glasgow. Most of his buildings were located in the Scottish capital.

Thomas Hamilton

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Glasgow Cathedral
Cathedral Square Glasgow
photo © Adrian Welch

Glasgow Museum of Religion
St Mungo Museum Glasgow
photo © Adrian Welch
Restoration project adjacent to St Mungo’s Cathedral by one of Scotland’s key restoration architects.

Calton New Burial Ground

Burns Monument




Another Ancient Scottish graveyard – in the capital:
Calton Old Graveyard

House for an Art Lover
House for an Art Lover
photo © Adrian Welch

Glasgow School of Art
Glasgow School of Art
photo © Adrian Welch

Briggait Centre : Nicoll Russell Studios
Briggait Centre Glasgow
photo : Andrew Lee

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