Basic Site Details

Name: King George V Bridge
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: With Considere Constructions - cost 249,877

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Commerce StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2Oswald StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31914 Proposed... to relieve city-centre traffic congestion
Item 2 of 319241928Build/construction 
Item 3 of 312 July 1927 Foundation stone 


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 2Glasgow Office of Public Works Architectural Department (later Glasgow Corporation City Engineer's Department)Architectural practice 19241928With Somers as City Engineer
Item 2 of 2Thomas Peter Miller SomersArchitect 19241928As City Engineer


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Hume, John R1974Industrial Archaeology of Glasgow Glasgow & London: BlackieG143
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p622

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1BuilderLate 1923CXXV p62

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register33081