Alterations and additions to 42 Miller Street

M075 Alterations and additions to 42 Miller Street

Address: 42, Miller Street, Glasgow G1 1DT
Date: 1892–3; 1897–8
Client: James McMichael & Son; Gordon & Arnott
Authorship: Authorship category 4 (Office) (Office)
1775
Built as a merchant's house by John Craig I. 1
1892
13 October: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court approval granted for alterations. 2
28 October: Work on site under way. 3
1893
8 March: Work on site complete. 4
Painting work carried out. 5
21 December: Gordon & Arnott pay John Honeyman & Keppie £6 6s 0d. 6
1897
28 October: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court approval granted for additions at roof. 7
18 November: Work on site under way. 8
1898
20 May: Work on site complete. 9
1994–5
Restoration by Glasgow architects McGurn, Logan, Duncan & Opfer. 10

Notes:

1: Elizabeth Williamson, Anne Riches and Malcolm Higgs, Buildings of Scotland: Glasgow, London: Penguin, 1990, p. 184.

2: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, List of Cases, D-OPW 19/12, p. 13.

3: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/1, p. 68.

4: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/1, p. 68.

5: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: John Honeyman & Keppie job book, GLAHA 53059, p. 176.

6: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: John Honeyman & Keppie / Honeyman, Keppie & Mackintosh / Keppie Henderson cash book, 1889–1917, GLAHA 53079, p. 24.

7: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Dean of Guild Court, List of Cases, 28 October 1897, D-OPW 19/16, p. 6.

8: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/2, p. 1.

9: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/2, p. 1.

10: Historic Scotland listing description, HB 32760.