Additions to Eglinton Foundry

M205 Additions to Eglinton Foundry

Address: 96, Kilbirnie Street, Glasgow G5 8HS
Date: 1902–5
Client: Robert Maclaren & Co.
Authorship: Authorship category 2 (Mackintosh and Office) (Mackintosh and Office)

Photograph of machine shop at Eglinton Foundry from S.E.

1902
24 April: Plans for Machine Shop on N. side of Crawford Street passed by Glasgow Dean of Guild Court. 1
19 November: Slating of Machine Shop roof in progress. 2
1903
20 January: Tenders accepted for new Blower House. 3
30 January: Tender accepted for raising foundry roof. 4
5 February: Machine Shop finished except for floor. 5
July: Contractors paid for raising foundry roof. 6
30 July: Plans for 'new offices' passed by Glasgow Dean of Guild Court. 7
6 December: New offices 'nearly finished'. 8
1904
September: Tenders for New Foundry Pit accepted. 9
1905
14 April: Final payments for New Blower House. 10
26 December: Final payments for New Foundry Pit. 11

Notes:

1: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/60, p. 64.

2: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/60, p. 64.

3: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: Honeyman, Keppie & Mackintosh job book, GLAHA 53062, p. 26.

4: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: Honeyman, Keppie & Mackintosh job book, GLAHA 53062, p. 3.

5: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/60, p. 64.

6: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: Honeyman, Keppie & Mackintosh job book, GLAHA 53062, p. 3.

7: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/60, p. 82.

8: Glasgow City Archives Collection: Glasgow Dean of Guild Court, Register of Inspections, D-OPW 25/60, p. 82.

9: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: Honeyman, Keppie & Mackintosh job book, GLAHA 53062, p. 78.

10: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: Honeyman, Keppie & Mackintosh job book, GLAHA 53062, pp. 26–7.

11: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow: Honeyman, Keppie & Mackintosh job book, GLAHA 53062, p. 78.