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Cranstonhill Foundry, 58 Elliot Street, Glasgow

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Latitude: 55.8617 / 55°51'42"N

Longitude: -4.2789 / 4°16'44"W

OS Eastings: 257470

OS Northings: 665516

OS Grid: NS574655

Mapcode National: GBR 0FL.PH

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.7XPQ

Plus Code: 9C7QVP6C+MC

Entry Name: Cranstonhill Foundry, 58 Elliot Street, Glasgow

Listing Name: 58 Elliot Street

Listing Date: 21 July 1988

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 376351

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33019

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Circa 1854. Tall single storey, 11-bay engineering shop.
Ashlar, rendered and painted; raised margins to windows, wide
central semi-circular arched entrance with channelled voussoirs,
2 windows (1 above the other) each side of entrance (1 blocked
at S). 4 tall narrow arched windows with cast-iron frames,
small panes and radial astragals in arched head. Eaves cornice.
Slate roof.

Statement of Interest

Built as Cranstonhill Iron Foundry for James Aitken and Co.

engineers, millwrights and founders.

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