Basic Biographical Details

Name: L G Mouchel & Partners
Designation: Architectural practice
Bio Notes: Louis Gustave Mouchel was the British-based representative of Francois Hennebique. His civil engineering firm, based in London, employed a core staff of architects who were responsible for any works requiring architectural treatment, such as bridges, industrial buildings and power stations. He worked closely with Salmon, Son & Gillespie from 1904 when the Salmon firm received the commission for Lion Chambers, Glasgow and were investigating the possibilities of reinforced concrete.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1London, EnglandBusiness   

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 2Archibald Kirkwood Dodds19111922DraughtsmanWith the exception of war service, 1914-19
Item 2 of 2Archibald Kirkwood Dodds1922After 1930Director 

Buildings and Designs

This architectural practice was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 71904Lion Chambers, Hope Street  GlasgowScotlandAs structural engineer
Item 2 of 71920s(?)Tower Bridge over Tower BurnCockburnspath BerwickshireScotland 
Item 3 of 71924Bridge, KirkcudbrightKirkcudbright KirkcudbrightshireScotlandAs engineer
Item 4 of 71925Royal Tweed BridgeBerwick-upon-Tweed NorthumberlandEngland 
Item 5 of 71934Concrete Bridge across Forth to RiversideStirling StirlingshireScotland 
Item 6 of 71936Granton Harbour, Mid Pier, wharves, slipways and stone-built warehouseGranton EdinburghScotlandConcrete wharf (A HannayThomson as superintendent engineer)
Item 7 of 71956Meadowside GranariesPartick GlasgowScotland... with Archibald Thomson, Engineer to the Trustees


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architectural practice:
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp145 Lion Chambers
p176 Meadowside Granary Extension
Item 2 of 2Miles Glendinning, Diane Watters, David Whitham Docomomo Scotland Leaflet  p227 Image of Lion Chambers