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Latitude: 55.8258 / 55°49'33"N
Longitude: -4.3168 / 4°19'0"W
OS Eastings: 254966
OS Northings: 661605
OS Grid: NS549616
Mapcode National: GBR 3P.5XG3
Mapcode Global: WH3P7.NTLQ
Plus Code: 9C7QRMGM+87
Entry Name: Weir, Pollok House, Pollok Park, Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow
Listing Name: 2060 Pollokshaws Road, Pollok House Sawmill, Power Station and Caul
Listing Date: 26 February 1990
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 377149
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33458
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Newlands/Auldburn
Traditional County: Renfrewshire
To SW of stables, beside River Cart, sawmill, power station and caul (= weir). SAWMILL may be mid 19th century; single storey and brick, much early machinery survives. 1888 Holyoake turbine replaces original
low-breast waterwheel; alongside, the late 19th/early 20th century 4 x 2-bay POWER STATION with domestic-looking windows, key-blocked roundels in gable-heads. Waverley turbine built by Carrick & Ritchie of Edinburgh; CAUL nearby in River Cart may be 18th century.
Rectangular-plan detached block (used 1990 as Countryside ranger's office) between sawmill and stables SW range is late 18th/early 19th century in appearance, but incorporates enormous stone blocks which may be re-used; lean-to on SW flank not original.
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