Alterations to Sandyford, Paisley

M142 Alterations to Sandyford, Paisley

Address: Paisley
Date: 1897
Client: A. C. Holmes
Authorship: Authorship category 4 (Office) (Office)

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The job books of Honeyman & Keppie (later Honeyman, Keppie & Mackintosh) are now held by The Hunterian, University of Glasgow and include four volumes related to the Mackintosh period. The books were used by the firm to keep a project-by-project, day-by-day record of contractors, suppliers and expenditure. The name of a project and/or client is usually at the top of the left-hand page, followed by information about tradesmen who tendered. The name of the measurer (quantity surveyor) is usually at the top of the right-hand page, followed by information about payments to contractors and suppliers. All of the data for M142 is entered in the tables below.

Page numbering is not consistent in the job books. Sometimes a single number refers to a double-page spread and sometimes each page is individually numbered. Here, each image of a double-page spread is identified by the number given at the top of the left-hand page. (Images of all of the pages from the four job books can be found at Browse Job Books, Visit Book and Cash Book.)

The following information about M142 has been extracted from the job books:

Job book: 53061
Page: 53

Client: Archibald C. Holmes


Contractor Type Address Date Value Accepted
Hutcheson & Grant furnishings no data in job book no data in job book £21 10s 0d 1 yes
(no data in job book)

Payments (trades):

Name Type Payment out sum
Hutcheson & Grant furnishings Payment date: 29 May 1897
£21 10s 0d 2
H. L. Anderson & Co. painter Payment date: 29 May 1897
£2 19s 0d 3



1: 'Est. for Cupboard'.

2: For 'Clothes Cupboard as per est.'

3: For 'painting & varnishing'.