Basic Site Details

Name: Fairfield Shipbuilding Company Offices
Town, district or village: Govan
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: 15,500.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 11030-1048, Govan RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218891891  
Item 2 of 216 March 1962 Contract offeredContract for the reconstruction of the shipyard buildings


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 5Honeyman & KeppieArchitectural practiceA18891891 
Item 2 of 5John HoneymanArchitectA18891891 
Item 3 of 5John KeppieArchitectA18891891 
Item 4 of 5Babtie, Shaw & MortonArchitectural practice, Engineers 1962  
Item 5 of 5George Wimpey & Co LtdBuilder 1962  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Company 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Hume, John R1974Industrial Archaeology of Glasgow Glasgow & London: BlackieA1
Item 2 of 2Stark, David2004Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Co., 1854 to 2004 Glasgow: Stenlake Publishing Ltdpp16, 19, 114, 128 and 143

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder9 July 1898LXXV  
Item 2 of 2Builder16 March 1962  p581

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Glasgow City ArchivesWorsdall Collection TD1309/G/30
Item 2 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33356 
Item 3 of 5Hunterian MuseumMackintosh Collection Job Book
Item 4 of 5Keppie Design (David Stark)Database of jobs by Honeyman and Keppie No 21
Item 5 of 5Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild 14 September 1889