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James Reid of Auchterarder (1823–1894)
James Reid of Auchterarder (1823–1894)
James Reid of Auchterarder (1823–1894)
James Reid of Auchterarder (1823–1894)
James Reid of Auchterarder (1823–1894)
James Reid of Auchterarder (1823–1894)
James Reid of Auchterarder (1823–1894)
James Reid of Auchterarder (1823–1894)
James Reid of Auchterarder (1823–1894)

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A figure standing atop a pedestal base.

Date

1903

Medium

bronze & grey granite

Measurements

H 230 x W (?) x D (?) cm (E);
Plinth: H 294 x W 215 x D 215 cm

Accession number

G21_GB_S005

Acquisition method

purchased by public subscription

Work type

Statue

Owner

Glasgow City Council

Work status

extant

Listing status

B (Scotland)

Unveiling date

03 October 1903

Listing date

12/11/89

Access

at all times

Signature/marks description

on left edge of plinth: W. GOSCOMBE JOHN A.R.A.; on lower right fillet of each side panel: W. GOSCOMBE JOHN

Inscription description

on the front of the pedestal: JAMES REID / OF / AUCHTERARDER / AND THE / HYDE PARK / LOCOMOTIVE WORKS / BORN - 1823 / DIED - 1894 / ERECTED BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION / 3RD OCTOBER 1903; on the rear panel: LET / GLASGOW / FLOURISH / DEAN OF / GUILD / GLASGOW / 1893–1894 / DUCE DEO / MERCE / BEATI; on the right panel: PRESIDENT / ROYAL GLASGOW / INSTITUTE OF FINE / ARTS 1891–1894; on the left panel: PRESIDENT / INSTITUTION OF / ENGINEERS AND / SHIPBUILDERS IN / SCOTLAND 1882–84


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Located at

Springburn Park,

G21 3AH