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Latitude: 55.9025 / 55°54'9"N
Longitude: -4.2693 / 4°16'9"W
OS Eastings: 258218
OS Northings: 670037
OS Grid: NS582700
Mapcode National: GBR 0H3.MV
Mapcode Global: WH3NW.DW7Y
Plus Code: 9C7QWP3J+27
Entry Name: Entrance Arch, Lambhill Cemetery, 1035 Balmore Road, Glasgow
Listing Name: 1035 Balmore Road, Lambhill Cemetery, Entrance Arch, Railings and Gates
Listing Date: 15 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 377617
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33728
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Canal
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Tagged with: Gate
James Sellars, 1880. Severe classical triumphal arch. Cream sandstone ashlar, banded courses to roadside.
ARCHWAY: monumental; round-headed, keystoned arch to roadside with moulded surround and impost course, recessed at centre, flanked by Ionic columns in antis. Outer piers with pilastered panels carved above impost level, bearing simple oval motifs. Full entablature with cornice and substantial blocking course, recessed at centre. Rear elevation spared adornment and articulation; moulded archway at centre, narrow piers flaniking, and blocking course flush with wallpane. Former rectangular-plan lodges, slightly advanced from triumphal arch to roadside, demolished (1991); remnants to dwarf wall level flanking arch.
GATES AND RAILINGS: circa 1880. Decorative 2-leaf wrought- and cast-iron gates with scrolkl ornament and embossed panels (Biblical text). Railings similarly detailed, with pilasters and paterae frieze.
Further, more substantial lodges flanking the above have also been removed.
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