Mauldslie Brick Works, London Road, Glasgow

(Note – SBH – The date range below and references appear to relate to the father William Steven and thereafter the sons.)

Parkhead History Probably influenced by the availability of brick and tile, William Steven, one of Glasgow’s early tenement builders, set up business at Vinegarhill Street.  Silverdale Street in Parkhead was previously known as Steven Parade, and William Steven’s initials can be seen set into the stonework of the tenement on the corner of Silverdale Street and London Road.

15/10/1869 – The Glasgow Herald – Planning permission West End Park Street , Glasgow

William Steven 1869 brickmaker Glasgow

1871 – 1872 –  William Steven, brickmaker, builder, and contractor ; office, 481 London road; house, 483 do.; brick works, Porter street and Society street, G. Eastern road; Mauldslie, London road; Crosshill, Cathcart road, south side.

30/09/1878 – Glasgow Herald – Horses and equipment for sale – 5 horses and buggie ponies the property of Wm Steven esq, Mauldslie Brick Works, London Road. Sold owing to the closure of the brick making season.

1908 – William Steven est 1840.Office 481 London Road, Glasgow. Mauldslie Brickworks, Springfield Road off London Road and Dalmarnock Roads. P635

1909 -1910  – Steven W.& Sons,481 London Rd, Glasgow

Below – 1892 – 1893 –  Mauldslie Brick Works, Glasgow and marked as disused by 1910 and by then the works had been renamed Springbank Brick Works.

 

 

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