View of structural framework of Glasgow Central Station, Glasgow

Keniger, Michael, 1947-. View of structural framework of Glasgow Central Station, Glasgow.

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Title View of structural framework of Glasgow Central Station, Glasgow
Date of construction Original in1876-1879, renovated in 2003
Date photo taken 2003
Date scanned 2012-11-26
Publisher The University of Queensland Library
Architect Blyth and Cunningham
GM + AD Architects
Photographer Keniger, Michael, 1947-
Location Gordon Street, Glasgow, Scotland
United Kingdom
Open Access Status Other
Category Transport
Subcategory Railway stations
Period Federation (1890-1915)
Style Queen Anne
Condition Renovated
Structural Systems & Elements Exposed framework
Cast iron construction
Building Materials Cast iron
Glass
Architectural Features Cross bracing
M shaped roof
Exposed structure
Modified Warren truss
Rights Research and private study only. Not to be reproduced without prior written permission. Rights holder: Michael Keniger
References CRM C
Additional Notes 'Awarded Europa Nostra Award for the research and exemplary conservation of an important 19th century train station, including important protection measures to the roof, executed with sensitivity and meticulous attention to detail' http://www.glasgowarchitecture.co.uk/central-station-glasgow

 
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