Skin and Hide Market

Description: Ground-floor plan
Dimensions: 626 x 751
Scale: 1/8 inch : 1 ft [1 : 96]
Date: 13 December 1889
Drawn by: Office
Medium: ink and wash
Support: linen
Marks: s. b.r.: 'John Honeyman & Keppie / Architects'; d. and inscr. b.r.: '140 Bath Street / Glasgow 13th Decr. 1889.'; inscr. t.l.: 'I hereby bind and oblige myself / 1st To bridle all joistings at fire places the joists into which the bridle is dovetailed to be not less than three inches thick / and equal at least in depth to the other joisting, to have all hearths supported upon brick arches and to keep all / timbers clear of chimneys by a space of not less than nine inches. 2nd On completion of building and before occupation to furnish to the Master of Works a report from the Sanitary / Inspector for the City of Glasgow to the effect that the drains and pipes have been smoke tested and found / satisfactory / 3rd That no portions of the buildings will be occupied until the Master of Works report is disposed of by the Dean of Guild Court / 4th Joists to be in one length between main walls / James Robertson / Agent for Mr. Robert Ramsey'; inscr. t.r.: 'No. 2'.
Provenance: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court
Collection: Glasgow City Archives Collection
Collection no.: B4/12/1/1025

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