Basic Site Details

Name: Govan Graving Docks
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 118, Clydebrae StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 518691875 Dock no 1 - with Alex Lister
Item 2 of 518691871 Design work by Bell and Miller - unclear from Buildings of Scotland which dock
Item 3 of 518831886 Dock no 2
Item 4 of 5After 1975 Plans drawn upProposed Maritime Museum - project not realised
Item 5 of 52104 Won award or awardsAward from the Town Planning Institute of Serbia for scheme


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 7James DeasArchitect, EngineerA18691875 
Item 2 of 7Bell & MillerArchitectural practice, EngineerC18691871 
Item 3 of 7Daniel MillerArchitectC18691871 
Item 4 of 7Robert Bruce BellEngineerC18691871 
Item 5 of 7James DeasArchitect, EngineerB18831886 
Item 6 of 7Alexander G MacgregorArchitect, Town PlannerBAfter 1975 Proposed Maritime Museum - as Chief Architect Planner with Strathclyde Regional Council
Item 7 of 7Strathclyde Regional Council Department of Architecture and Related ServicesArchitectBAfter 1975 Proposed Maritime Museum - not realized. With Alex Macgregor as Chief Architect Planner


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p595

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Clyde Navigation Trust, Clydeport, Robertson StClyde Navigation Trust Minutes T-CN/14/291, T-CN/14/46414//3, T-CN/14/464/4/7, T-CN/14/464/5/4
Item 2 of 3Courtesy of Alexander MacgregorInformation sent to the Dictionary Sent April 2016
Item 3 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register3333618 Clydebrae Street, Govan Graving Docks