TheGlasgowStory 

Skip Navigation / Jump to Content

Featured Images

George Service House
George Service House

Lulu
Lulu

William West Watson

Mitchell Library, The Bailie

*Open in New Window
William West Watson

William West Watson (1813-1882) was City Chamberlain, 1864-1882. As City Chamberlain, he was responsible for collection of statistics and publication of the annual Report upon the vital social and economic statistics of Glasgow. Prior to his appointment as City Chamberlain he held the post of City Accountant, where his duties included ensuring that the Town Council complied with its statutory undertakings.

Reference: Mitchell Library, 920.04BAI

Reproduced with the permission of Glasgow City Council, Libraries Information and Learning

Keywords:
accountants, City Chamberlains, statisticians



Quick Search


Photo Album

You have 0 images in your photo album.

View Photo Album

Log-In (Optional)

username:
password:
Not a user? Register now for FREE!

Other Options