Alterations to 171 Sauchiehall Street

M084 Alterations to 171 Sauchiehall Street

Address: 171, Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow
Date: 1893
Client: A. T. Assafrey
Authorship: Authorship category 4 (Office) (Office)

Hide introductory text

The job books of Honeyman & Keppie (later Honeyman, Keppie & Mackintosh) are now held by The Hunterian, University of Glasgow and include four volumes related to the Mackintosh period. The books were used by the firm to keep a project-by-project, day-by-day record of contractors, suppliers and expenditure. The name of a project and/or client is usually at the top of the left-hand page, followed by information about tradesmen who tendered. The name of the measurer (quantity surveyor) is usually at the top of the right-hand page, followed by information about payments to contractors and suppliers. All of the data for M084 is entered in the tables below.

Page numbering is not consistent in the job books. Sometimes a single number refers to a double-page spread and sometimes each page is individually numbered. Here, each image of a double-page spread is identified by the number given at the top of the left-hand page. (Images of all of the pages from the four job books can be found at Browse Job Books, Visit Book and Cash Book.)

The following information about M084 has been extracted from the job books:

Job book: 53059
Page: 176

Client: Alexander Thomas Assafrey

Tenders:

Contractor Type Date Value Accepted

Payments (trades):

Name Type Payment out sum

Payments (suppliers):

Name Service Payment date Payment sum
E. C. Morgan & Son chimneypiece 3 February 1893 £13 0s 0d

top