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Gateway Hall: Cathcart Baptist Church Collage

The Gateway Hall was a trolleybus powerhouse in a former life but is now used as a community and youth sports and health club. For Doors Open Days on Saturday 18th September, I am taking part in an interactive family … Continue reading

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The Small Holmwood Collages.

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Holmwood Collages: postcard size

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The second Holmwood Villa Collage.

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Holmwood Villa Collage.

Holmwood Villa is a magnificent house situated in the Cathcart area of the south side of Glasgow. Designed by renowned architect Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson, the house was built in the 1850s at a cost of £3,600 for local businessman James … Continue reading

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Chimney Pots and Minton Tiles, Strathbungo

The renowned architect Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson was born in Balfron near Glasgow in 1817 and died in Glasgow in 1875. His legacy is the creation of many stunning buildings found in the city which are influenced by Greek classical architecture … Continue reading

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Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson in Strathbungo.

Strathbungo in Glasgow’s south side has stunning residences designed by Glasgow architect, Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson. Following a walk around the area with my camera I have used the building detail I photographed to create this collage. Many of Thomson’s interior … Continue reading

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