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Glasgow, Glasgow Green, General

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Site Name Glasgow, Glasgow Green, General

Classification General View

Canmore ID 72995

Site Number NS66SW 160

NGR NS 60 63

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

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

Architecture Notes


Glasgow, Glasgow Green, 'Esplanade'.

Exact site uncertain at time of upgrade, 29.6.200, but presumably the riverside stretch of Glasgow Green.


Strathclyde Regional Archives - Town Clerk's Department

D-TC 13/480/1 - ESPLANADE, GLASGOW GREEN, Plan of Esplanade, Glasgow Green. Proposals for a Circus and other amenities including stalls between the City Clothes Market a, Greendyke Street, Saltmarket and the City Fish Market. A large number of circles, perhaps tents, are shown. Some colour.

Surveyor: John James O'Neill for John Carrick.

22 ft. to 1 in. 25" X 30".

1 May 1865.


Courtald Institute - Scultpture Negative Collection:

W S Firth

A E Pearce

J Broad (India Figure).


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