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Govan Town Hall

Mitchell Library, Glasgow Collection, Postcards Collection

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Govan Town Hall

A postcard view of Govan Town Hall at the corner of Summertown and Govan Roads, from the north east. Designed by the architects Thomson & Sandilands it was completed in 1899 at a cost of about £60,000 and formally opened in 1901 by Govan's Provost James Kirkwood. The building contains a large hall with a grand organ and seating for 2,500 people, a smaller hall, and municipal offices including a large suite of rooms for council business.

Reference: Mitchell Library, GC Postcards

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

Keywords:
Govan Burgh Halls, Govan Town Hall, halls, municipal buildings, organs, postcards, Thomson & Sandilands



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