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Gorbals Water Works, Waulkmill, Superintendant's House

Dwelling (Period Unassigned), Waterworks (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Gorbals Water Works, Waulkmill, Superintendant's House

Classification Dwelling (Period Unassigned), Waterworks (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Barrhead Reservoirs; Balgray Reservoir Complex

Canmore ID 292096

Site Number NS55NW 146.44

NGR NS 52300 58190

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


Ordnance Survey licence number 100057073. All rights reserved.
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Administrative Areas

  • Council East Renfrewshire
  • Parish Eastwood (Eastwood)
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Eastwood
  • Former County Renfrewshire

Archaeology Notes

NS55NW 146.44 52300 58190

See NS55NW 146.00 for history and description of Gorbals Gravitational Waterworks

This single-storey, pitched-roof dwelling house, was enlarged in 1882 with extra wing comprising stores, wash-house, byre and stable. This building is now a private dwelling.

Infomation from Jelle Muylle, engineer carrying out survey of sites and structures of Gorbals Waterworks for RCAHMS, Historic Scotland funded, December 2007.


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