NS5964 : Trongate

taken 4 years ago, near to Glasgow, Great Britain

Trongate
Trongate
A Category B Listed building LinkExternal link built by the City Improvement Trust in 1903-12.

See also NS5964 : Trongate at Albion Street.

See also NS5964 : Building detail at Trongate.
City Improvement Trust
The City Improvement Trust was a body which was set up to improve the squalid living conditions that existed in many parts of Glasgow in the latter half of the nineteenth century.

Visits to Paris by the trustees influenced the adoption of the traditional tenement house style (typical of Baron Haussman LinkExternal link ) to rehouse many thousands of Glaswegians.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 5 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 9 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5959 6492 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:51.4177N 4:14.6857W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 5963 6487
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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