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Latitude: 55.8739 / 55°52'26"N
Longitude: -4.2577 / 4°15'27"W
OS Eastings: 258841
OS Northings: 666834
OS Grid: NS588668
Mapcode National: GBR 0KG.Z3
Mapcode Global: WH3P2.KMRB
Plus Code: 9C7QVPFR+HW
Entry Name: Port Dundas Sugar Refinery, 40-50 Speirs Wharf, Port Dundas, Glasgow
Listing Name: 40-50 (Even Nos) Speirs Wharf
Listing Date: 15 January 1985
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 377428
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33620
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Canal
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Tagged with: Architectural structure
1866 (dated). Former Port Dundas Sugar Refinery, all now (1991) converted for flats. 7-storey and basement 15-window late classic ashlar W frontage to canal, centre 3 and end pairs slightly advanced with channelled ground floors; (centre 3 pedimented, end pairs have raised parapets). Cill band courses 1st, 2nd and 5th floors, segment headed windows throughout (7th and 9th small bipartites) outer 1st floor windows and doorpieces of centrepieces corniced, centre windows at half levels. N-W angle splayed with built up recessed loading doors all levels. N gable 2/3 original stonework; 1/3 later brick deepening to Craighall Road which has cranked red and white brick rear, 4 divisions of 1-7 (with dormer at 4th)-4-5 bays with main cornice and parapet, base of chimney at NE angle, all set back from street behind 2 storey
frontal building arcaded at both levels also in red brick with white brick dressings, piended slated roofs. Lower floors jack arched on massive cast-iron columns, timber floors on cast-iron columns above.
Built for Murdoch and Dodrell.
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