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    Where We Live

    Paisley Architects – James Donald

    Paisley Architects – James Donald (Part 7 of 7) We’ve come to the final post in the Paisley Architects series.  This week’s focus is on James Donald. Records indicate Donald was born in 1852 just outside Paisley, but the details…

  • Thomas Graham Abercrombie
    Where We Live

    Paisley Architects – James Steel Maitland

    Paisley Architects – James Steel Maitland (Part 6 of 7) Although James Steel Maitland is famous for many of the buildings that dominate the Paisley skyline, he was in fact born in Strone, Argyllshire, 27th August 1887.  He did not…

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    Days out

    Paisley Architects – John Hutchison

    Paisley Architects – John Hutchison (Part 2 of 7) John Hutchison isn’t just famous because he trained Charles Rennie Mackintosh, but because of his strong links and contribution to Paisley architecture. Born in 6 Stow Street, Paisley in 1841, Hutchison…

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    Paisley Architects – William Daniel McLennan

    Paisley Architects – William Daniel McLennan (Part 1 of 7) Paisley is home to some of the most iconic architecture in Scotland. They dominate the Paisley skyline and highlight the proud past of the town. This architecture wouldn’t exist if…