Basic Site Details

Name: Biscuit Works, Trafford Park,
Town, district or village: Stretford
City or county: Manchester
Country: England
Grid ref:
Notes: Extension to the biscuit works in Praed Road, Trafford Park, Manchester for the Glasgow firm of
MacFarlane Lang and Company Limited

Contractor Russell Building and Contracting Company Limited. Manchester

Assume demolished. In 1948 Macfarlane Lang merged with McVite Price to form United Biscuits. In Manchester United Buscuits utilised the former McVite Price Works on Stockport Road, Levenshulme for production.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Praed Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11929 Tenders submitted 


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 2Charles Ernest MonroArchitect 1929 Extension
Item 2 of 2J M Monro & SonArchitectural practice 1929 Extension


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1MacFarlane Lang and Company Limited 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder31 May 1929  p1021 - tenders