Basic Site Details

Name: McCorquodale's Printing Works
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: John Hume says this was built in 1868 and rebuilt in 1870

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Dunlop StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2Fox StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218681870  
Item 2 of 219251926 New building in Fox Street


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 5C H Wilson & D ThomsonArchitectural practiceA18681868Completed by Wilson after dissolution of partnership
Item 2 of 5Charles Heath WilsonArchitectA18681870 
Item 3 of 5David ThomsonArchitectA18681868Completed by Wilson after dissolution of partnership
Item 4 of 5Colin MenziesArchitectB1926 New building in Fox Street
Item 5 of 5Thomson & MenziesArchitectural practiceB1926 New building in Fox Street


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1McCorquodale & Co, Messrs 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Hume, John R1974Industrial Archaeology of Glasgow Glasgow & London: BlackieG90
Item 2 of 2Smith, George Fairfull2000'Charles Heath Wilson and David Thomson: a forgotten architectural partnership' AHSS Magazine, no 11, Winter 2000 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSWeddell and Thomson Archive Summary Material (Handlists, Job lists etc) Thomson's job list and Thomson & Menzies' job list