Basic Site Details

Name: Cranstonhill Bakeries
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Information from Kenneth Stevenson, 73 Southpark Avenue, Glasgow. Cost of 1877 work 3,500.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 138-42, Cranston StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41868   
Item 2 of 418771878 Further buildings
Item 3 of 41903  Partial remodelling
Item 4 of 41912  New bakery


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 14James RitchieArchitectA1868  
Item 2 of 14James Salmon (senior)ArchitectA1868  
Item 3 of 14Salmon, Son & RitchieArchitectural practiceA1868  
Item 4 of 14William Forrest SalmonArchitectA1868  
Item 5 of 14James Salmon & SonArchitectural practiceB18771878Further buildings
Item 6 of 14James Salmon (senior)ArchitectB18771878Further buildings
Item 7 of 14William Forrest SalmonArchitectB18771878Further buildings
Item 8 of 14James Salmon (junior)ArchitectC1903 Partial remodelling
Item 9 of 14John Gaff GillespieArchitectC1903 Partial remodelling
Item 10 of 14Salmon, Son & GillespieArchitectural practiceC1903 Partial remodelling
Item 11 of 14William Forrest SalmonArchitectC1903 Partial remodelling
Item 12 of 14James Salmon (junior)ArchitectD1912 New bakery
Item 13 of 14John Gaff GillespieArchitectD1912 New bakery
Item 14 of 14Salmon, Son & GillespieArchitectural practiceD1912 New bakery


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Stevenson, J & BFor all phases of work

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Bakery for J & B StevensonThis is part of the Cranstonhill Bakery


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Hume, John R1974Industrial Archaeology of Glasgow Glasgow & London: BlackieH29

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Glasgow Advertiser and Property Circular30 April 1912   
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Advertiser and Property Circular21 May 1912   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLetters from James Salmon Jun to Hugh Salmon (per Hugh's daughter Mrs Anne Francis, Christchurch, NZ Letter to Hugh Salmon 12 November 1903
Item 2 of 2Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild