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University of Glasgow (Gilmorehill),
Main Building: Above the entrance to the Hunterian Museum
Portrait of William Hunter (not dated)
Sculptor: unknown; Architect: GG Scott
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Adelphi Street (Gorbals),
At the junction with Commercial Road
Geometric Abstract Sculpture (not dated)
Sculptor: unknown
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#471 Outside Glasgow (Macfarlane Abroad),
Various Locations
Macfarlane Works Outside Glasgow (000)

Foundry: Walter Macfarlane & Co (Saracen Foundry)
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Glasgow Cross (Calton),
Tolbooth Steeple, Glasgow Cross
Glasgow Arms, Royal Monograms and Symbols (C.1625)
Sculptor: unknown; Designed by: J Boyd
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University Avenue (Gilmorehill),
Pearce Lodge, at junction of Kelvin Way
Decorative Carving and Inscription (1632-58)
Carver: unknown; Architect: AG Thomson
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#174 Ingram Street (Merchant City),
Hutchesons' Hall, 158 Ingram Street
Statues of George and Thomas Hutcheson
(c.1649, statues; 1802-5, building)

Sculptor: J Colquhoun;
Architect: D Hamilton; Builder: K Mathieson
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West George Street (City Centre),
Merchants' House Buildings, 7 West George Street / 30 George Square:
Above the door to the director's room
Relief Panel of Sailing Ship (c.1659?)
Sculptor: unknown
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#326 University of Glasgow (Gilmorehill),
Main Building: South end of West Range
Lion and Unicorn Staircase (1690)
Sculptor: W Riddel;
Architect: unknown; Reconstruction by JJ Burnet
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Cathedral Square Gardens (Townhead),
Cathedral Square Gardens
Equestrian Monument to King William III (1734)
Sculptor: unknown; Foundry: Cant & Lindsay
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#58 Castle Street (Townhead),
St Nicholas Garden, in the L-shaped cloister
Thirteen Keystone Masks, including nine 'Tontine Heads'
(1737-42, 1758-9, c.1872, c.1873)

Sculptors: D Cation, M Naismith, WJ Maxwell;
Architect of Town Hall (later Tontine Hotel): A Dreghorn
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St Andrews Square (Calton),
Former St Andrew's in the Field's Church
Glasgow Arms in the Pediment (1739-56, restored 2001)
Sculptor: D Cation; Architect: A Dreghorn
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Glassford Street (Merchant City),
Trades House, 85-91 Glassford Street
Armorial Group and Griffin Panels (1791-4)
Sculptor: unknown; Architects: R&J Adam
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Glasgow Green (Calton),
McLennan Arch, Saltmarket entrance opposite Justiciary Court
Classical Relief Panels (c.1796, Ingram Street; 1991-2, present location)
Sculptor: unknown; Architects:R&J Adam, J Carrick
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Glasgow Green (Calton),
In the centre of the north-west division
Lord Nelson Obelisk (1806)
Designer: D Hamilton; Builder: A Brockett
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George Square (City Centre),
George Square
Monument to Sir John Moore (1810-19)
Sculptor: J Flaxman
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Kelvingrove Park (West End),
Glasgow Art Gallery and Museum. In the corridor to the right of the north entrance
Statue of William Pitt the Younger (1812)
Sculptor: J Flaxman
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Broomfield Road (Springburn),
Balgray (Breeze's) Tower, 52 Broomfield Road
Eleven Portrait Masks (c.1820)
Sculptor: unknown; Architect: Moses McCulloch
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The Necropolis (Townhead),
Kappa
Monument to John Knox (1825)
Designer: W Warren; Carver: R Forrest; Architect: T Hamilton
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Royal Exchange Square (City Centre),
Former Royal Exchange, now Glasgow Gallery of Modern Art
Magnificent Capitals (1827-32)
Sculptor: J Fillans (for Hall McLatchie); Architect: D Hamilton
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George Square (City Centre),
George Square
Monument to James Watt (1830)
Sculptor: FL Chantrey; Foundry: FL Chantrey
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University of Glasgow (Gilmorehill),
Main Building: In the Hunterian Museum
Statue of James Watt (1830)
Sculptor: FL Chantrey;
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The Necropolis (Townhead),
Sigma
Monument to William McGavin (1834)
Sculptor: R Forrest; Architect: D Bryce
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George Square (City Centre),
George Square
Monument to Sir Walter Scott (1834-8)
Sculptors: J Greenshields (modeller); J Ritchie (carver); W Mossman Senior (inscription);
Architect: D Rhind (column and pedestal); Mason: J Govan
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Buchanan Street (City Centre),
Former Cleland Testimonial, 249 Buchanan Street
Coat of Arms (1835-6)
Sculptor: W Mossman Senior; Architects: D&J Hamilton
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The Necropolis (Townhead),
Beta
Monument to Lieutenant-Colonel Alexander Hope Pattison (1838)
Sculptor: J Ritchie
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