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Glasgow, 110-136 Flemington Street, Springburn College Of Engineering

College (Period Unassigned), Railway Engineering Works (19-20th Century), War Memorial (20th Century)

Site Name Glasgow, 110-136 Flemington Street, Springburn College Of Engineering

Classification College (Period Unassigned), Railway Engineering Works (19-20th Century), War Memorial (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) 97-149 Adamswell Street; 22-16 Ringford Street; Ayr Street; Hyde Park Locomotive Works; North British Locomotive Company; North Glasgow College

Canmore ID 78330

Site Number NS66NW 49

NGR NS 60569 67426

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/78330

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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

Recording Your Heritage Online

North Glasgow College, 120-136 Flemington Street, 1908, James Miller

Former North British Locomotive Company offices. Four tall blocks around courtyard. Edwardian Grand Baroque, Ionic columned projecting central entrance and end pavilions, red ashlar to street, other walls brick, polychrome-glazed to courtyard. Impressive Baroque decorated entrance hall, and lavish principal rooms. First World War Memorial windows above main stair, William Meikle & Sons. Converted to College 1962.

Taken from "Greater Glasgow: An Illustrated Architectural Guide", by Sam Small, 2008. Published by the Rutland Press http://www.rias.org.uk

Architecture Notes

NS66NW 49 60569 67426

NMRS REFERENCE:

Glasgow, Springburn, Flemington Street, Hyde Park Locomotive Works.

Demolished except for gatehouse, September 1969. Information from NMRS Demolitions catalogue.

Information from RCAHMS/NMRS Record Sheet GWR/5/1, June 1969.

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Project (February 2014 - July 2014)

A data upgrade project to record war memorials.

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