The Glasgow Necropolis: theft, bribery and drunken gate keepers in a city of the dead

Wun Fung Chan

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    Wun Fung Chan is a geographer working at the University of Strathclyde. On visiting Glasgow City Archives he came across nine Necropolis Committee books containing some lively insights into Victorian landscapes of death.
    Original languageEnglish
    Article number14
    Pages (from-to)7-8
    Number of pages2
    JournalBroadsheet: the Scottish Council of Archives E-Magazine
    Issue number14
    Publication statusPublished - May 2012


    • glasgow necropolis
    • theft
    • bribery
    • drunken
    • gate keepers
    • city of the dead

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