Basic Site Details

Name: Queenslie Industrial Estate
Town, district or village: Queenslie
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1INDUSTRIAL  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51941 Design exhibited 
Item 2 of 51945   
Item 3 of 530 October 1953 * AdditionPlans prepared for new factory
Item 4 of 528 May 1954 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans prepared and approved for new staff accommodation block
Item 5 of 51960s Build/constructionFurther units built?

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 12George A Boswell & PartnersArchitectural practiceA1945  
Item 2 of 12George Arthur BoswellArchitectA1945  
Item 3 of 12Ninian Rutherford Jamieson JohnstonArchitectA1945 As assistant to George Boswell
Item 4 of 12Wylie, Shanks & WylieArchitectural practiceB1945 Consulting architects
Item 5 of 12Boswell, Mitchell & JohnstonArchitectural practice 30 October 1953 * Plans prepared for new factory
Item 6 of 12Boswell, Mitchell & JohnstonArchitectural practice 1954 *  
Item 7 of 12Boswell, Mitchell & JohnstonArchitectural practiceB1960s Further units built?
Item 8 of 12Eric William Hargreaves B1960s Further units built?
Item 9 of 12Frank CampbellArchitectB1960s Further units built?
Item 10 of 12Ninian Rutherford Jamieson JohnstonArchitectB1960s Further units built?
Item 11 of 12Peter MitchellArchitectB1960s Further units built?
Item 12 of 12Robert Scott NobleArchitectB1960s Further units built?

* earliest date known from documented sources.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Scotish Industrial Estates CompanyCleint for 1960s work
Item 2 of 2Scottish Industrial Estates Ltd 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 2 of 3Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1947   231
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p85, 441

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder30 October 1953  p680
Item 2 of 3Builder6 November 1953  p720
Item 3 of 3Builder28 May 1954  p958

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Ninian Johnston: F no4584 (Combined Box 23)