Basic Site Details

Name: Parkhead Forge, office blocks for William Beardmore & Company
Town, district or village: Parkhead
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Main office block cost 14,000.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21902  Main office block
Item 2 of 2After 1911Before 1920 Drawing office block


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 3Andrew Francis Stewart BrydenArchitectA1902 Main office block - as chief draughtsman to his father, R A Bryden
Item 2 of 3Robert Alexander BrydenArchitectA1902 Main office block
Item 3 of 3George Arthur BoswellArchitect After 1911Before 1920(also other work for same company)


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Beardmore, William & Company 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Hume, John R1974Industrial Archaeology of Glasgow Glasgow & London: BlackieE11

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 George Arthur Boswell: F no1756 (microfilm reel 14); Andrew Francis Stewart Bryden: L v16 no1152