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Glasgow, Govan, Clydebrae Street, Harland And Wolff Shipbuilding Yard

Shipyard (20th Century)

Site Name Glasgow, Govan, Clydebrae Street, Harland And Wolff Shipbuilding Yard

Classification Shipyard (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) River Clyde; Govan Road; Water Row

Canmore ID 127311

Site Number NS56NE 228

NGR NS 5568 6572

NGR Description Centred NS 5568 6572

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Glasgow, City Of
  • Parish Glasgow (City Of Glasgow)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District City Of Glasgow
  • Former County Lanarkshire

Treasured Places (17 August 2007)

From 1912 the Harland and Wolff shipbuilding yard was built on the site of three smaller yards. The large complex featured seven building berths, a fitting-out basin and some of the largest workshops on the Clyde, which were built by William Arrol and Co.

Information from RCAHMS (SC) 17 August 2007

Hume, J 1974

Archaeology Notes

NS56NE 228 centred 5568 6572


Aerial Photography (27 August 1942)

Field Visit (1965)

Field Visit (1967)

Field Visit (August 1968)

Field Visit (1982)


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