Interior view towards vegetation, columns and dome of greenhouse, Kibble Palace, Botanic Gardens, Glasgow

Keniger, Michael, 1947-. Interior view towards vegetation, columns and dome of greenhouse, Kibble Palace, Botanic Gardens, Glasgow.

 
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Title Interior view towards vegetation, columns and dome of greenhouse, Kibble Palace, Botanic Gardens, Glasgow
Alternative Title Glasgow Botanic Gardens
Abstract/Summary The Kibble Palace is one of many glasshouses (greenhouses) located within the Glasgow Botanic Gardens that hosts temperate and tropical plants from around the world.
Date of construction Built 1863, re-erected 1871, restored 2006
Date photo taken 2000
Date scanned 2012-11-26
Publisher The University of Queensland Library
Architect Boucher, John, 1826-1906
Cousland, James, 1833-1866
Photographer Keniger, Michael, 1947-
Contributor Kibble, John
Location Great Western Road, Glasgow, Scotland
United Kingdom
Open Access Status Other
Category Agriculture
Subcategory Greenhouses
Period Victorian (1840-1890)
Style Modern
Modern Period Dome
Condition Re-erected
Structural Systems & Elements Cast iron construction
Glass construction
Wrought iron (iron alloy) construction
Masonry construction
Building Materials Cast iron
Glass
Architectural Features Clerestories
Domes
Columns
Architraves
Cornices
Corinthian capitals
Exposed structure
Interior Features Indoor gardens
Tropical plants
Rights Research and private study only. Not to be reproduced without prior written permission. Rights holder: Michael Keniger
References See also: http://www.glasgow.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=4450 CRM C
 
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