Buck’s Head, Greek Thomson Glasgow, Scotland, Date, Title, Address, Architecture

Buck’s Head Glasgow : Alexander Thomson Building

Landmark Scottish project on Argyle Street – 19th Century Architecture in Strathclyde

post updated 6 Mar 2021

Buck’s Head Building

Location: 63 Argyle St, Glasgow city centre
Dates built: 1862-63; 1868
Architect: Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson

Buck's Head Glasgow Buck's Head Building
photographs © Adrian Welch

Historic Argyle Street Building

The 63 Argyle Street property was named after sculpture of a deer buck on top by John Mossman. The historic building renovation was completed 2003.

Location: corner of Argyle Street and Dunlop Street

63 Argyle Street Buck's Head Building Glasgow
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Alexander Thomson architect, aka Greek Thomson

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photo © Adrian Welch
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photo : David Barbour / BDP
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photo : Andrew Lee
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photo © Adrian Welch
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Royal Exchange Square
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