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Glasgow, Partick, 486 Dumbarton Road

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Site Name Glasgow, Partick, 486 Dumbarton Road

Classification Term Pending

Canmore ID 165352

Site Number NS56NE 1532

NGR NS 5536 6660

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Glasgow, City Of
  • Parish Glasgow (City Of Glasgow)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District City Of Glasgow
  • Former County Lanarkshire

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482-492 Dumbarton Road, former Downie Place, c.1860

White ashlar tenement over ground-floor shops. Encrusted with window cornice details. Named after the Downie sisters, wives of retailers Wylie & Lochhead, the developers, and perhaps by William Lochhead who was architect as well as cabinetmaker.

Taken from "Greater Glasgow: An Illustrated Architectural Guide", by Sam Small, 2008. Published by the Rutland Press http://www.rias.org.uk

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