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Architecture Notes

Event ID 830134

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Architecture Notes

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/event/830134

NMRS REFERENCE

Architect: Sir Robert Lorimer 1923-8 (restoration)

Dr Peter McGregor Chalmers (restoration) - choir stalls and cloister begun 1912

Wm McDowall. Marble by Flaxman executed by Wm Gowans 1810

N Transept gable partially restored by Jas. Salmon, architect of Glasgow 1862

NMRS Printroom - Inglis Photograph Collection Acc No 1994/90

Interior restoration by Robert Lorimer:

the chancel seen from the crossing

communion table 'Sanctus'

chancel ceiling, including organ

choir stalls

lantern at screen

detail of organ case - studio photograph

chancel desk

NMRS Printroom - Rev John Sime Collection Acc No 1993/144

Pencil plan dated 2 Sept 1816

LOR/P/1/5/4 previously numbered as NMRS/SpC/LOR/Printroom/121

EXTERNAL REFERENCE

SRO

Repair of the Church of Paisley

Payment of #28.11.4 (Scots) as the Duke of Montrose's proportion of the cost. Cash Book.

1733 GD 220/6/32/Page 660

Non-Guardianship Sites Plan Collection, DC28434, 1909.

SRO

Repair of the roof and glass of the Church is done but the Duke of Montrose has not yet paid his share of the cost. Letter from Robert Millar, Minister of Paisley Abbey, to John Graham, Chamberlain to the Duke of Montrose.

1727 GD 220/5/1049/5

National Library: Water Colour sketches, Series of, by Thomas Brown, Avocate. Vol. II, No 2 - 1 sketch

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References