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The Cooperative Building in Glasgow

The Scottish Cooperative Building

A neo-classical building constructed in 1897

 

The Stock Exchange Building in Glasgow

The Stock Exchange Building

Erected between 1875 and 1877.
Designed by John Burnet in the Venetian Gothic style.

Fish Market Building in Glasgow

Former Fish Market Building

Known as "The Briggait". Built in 1873 in French Renaissance style.

 

The Briggait in Glasgow

Former Fish Market Building

Known as "The Briggait". Built in 1873 in French Renaissance style.

Briggait Centre in Glasgow

French Renaissance facade of The Briggait Centre ( 1873 ), 66 Clyde Street

This was the former Fish Market


Former Fruit Market Building in Candleriggs in Glasgow

Former Fruit Market Building in Candleriggs

The Old Fruitmarket is part of the City Hall complex and was a functioning market until the 1970s.

It is a Category A listed building.

Govan Town Hall in Glasgow

Govan Town Hall

Opened in 1901 it is

Glasgow's finest example of a Beaux Arts

 Building
with its Greek portico above the

 main entrance.




Queens Cross Church in Glasgow

Queen's Cross Church ( 1879 )

The only church designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh to be built.

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Hutchesons Hall in Ingram Street in Glasgow city centre

Hutchesons Hall  in Ingram Street

Hutchesons' Hospital on which are the two oldest statues in Glasgow
- 17th century statues of the two brothers, taken from the original hospital building.



Spire on Hutchesons Hall in Ingram Street in Glasgow city centre

Spire on Hutchesons Hall in Ingram Street




Savings Bank in Glasgow

Glasgow Savings Bank Building ( b1890s ) in Ingram Street





Savings Bank in Glasgow

Glasgow Savings Bank Building ( b1890s ) in Ingram Street





Trades Hall in Glasgow

Trades Hall in Glaston Street

Often referred to asThe Hidden Gem of Glasgow’ or ‘Glasgow’s Best Kept Secret’.
 The building was designed and built from 1791-1794 by prominent Scottish architect Robert Adam.
 Apart from the medieval cathedral, it is the oldest building in Glasgow that is still used for its original purpose







Templetons Carpet Factory in Glasgow

Ornamental Frontage of the Templeton's Carpet Factory at Glasgow Green

The design is based on the Doge's Palace in Venice.
It is one of the finest examples of decorative brickwork.





Templetons Carpet Factory in Glasgow

Templeton's Carpet Factory



Templetons Carpet Factory at Glasgow Green

Templeton's Carpet Factory at Glasgow Green


Templetons Carpet Factory at Glasgow Green

Templeton's Carpet Factory at Glasgow Green

 


Ornate facade of Templeton's Carpet Factory from Glasgow Green

Ornate facade of Templeton's Carpet Factory


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