Basic Site Details

Name: Camperdown Works, Cox's Stack
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Camperdown Chimney ShaftYes 

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Works  
Item 2 of 2Chimney stack  

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318651866 New stack built replacing three previous stacks
Item 2 of 3June 1865  Drawings dated
Item 3 of 31981 Closed 


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 2George Addison Cox A18651866With James Maclaren
Item 2 of 2James Maclaren A18651866 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep252
Item 2 of 4Paxton, Roland and Shipway, Jim2007Civil Engineering Heritage Scotland Highlands and Islands RCAHMSp47-8
Item 3 of 4RCAHMS1992Dundee on Record RCAHMSAerial perspective of works from the SW (late c. 19th) p37
Aerial image showing demolition of most buildings (1988) p37
Item 4 of 4Watson, Mark1990Jute and Flax mills in Dundee Tayport: Hutton Press Ltd 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Dundee City ArchivesSidlaw Industries Collection GB 254 MS 66/11/P1
Item 2 of 3Dundee UniversityDundee University Archives Cox's private ledgers
Item 3 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register25044