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Glasgow, 71 Milnpark Street, Kingston Engine Works

Engine Works (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Glasgow, 71 Milnpark Street, Kingston Engine Works

Classification Engine Works (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) 124 Portman Street

Canmore ID 166253

Site Number NS56SE 763

NGR NS 57240 64391

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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

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News International, 71 Milnpark Street and 124 Portman Street, 1873

Built as Kingston Engine Works for Smith Bros, Engineers & Ironfounders, founded 1866. Classical red and yellow brick, round-headed windows, large eliptical door, cylindrical iron columns, open brick arcade to erecting shop, travelling crane.

Taken from "Greater Glasgow: An Illustrated Architectural Guide", by Sam Small, 2008. Published by the Rutland Press


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