Collection of Meighan of ship plans and photographs from various Clyde ship yards, Scotland

Scope and Content

Administrative / Biographical History

This collection of ship plans and photographs was brought together as a personal collection. It includes plans and photographs of ships built in yards on the river Clyde, Scotland.


The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received

Access Information


Acquisition Information

Deposit : James Meighan : University of Glasgow

Additional deposit : 10 January 1996

Other Finding Aids

File level list available in searchroom

Alternative Form Available

No known copies

Conditions Governing Use

Applications for permission to quote should be sent to the University Archivist

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use & condition of documents

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with normal procedures

Custodial History

Acquired directly from creators of the collection


None expected

Related Material

GB 248 UCS 001 Records of  Upper Clyde Shipbuilders

GB 248 UCS 003 Records of  Upper Clyde Shipbuilders

GB 248 GD 323/5, GD 322 Records of Scotts & Sons (Bowling) Ltd

GB 248 UGD 003 Records of William Denny & Brothers Ltd

See source list on Shipping and Shipbuilding Industry available via Glasgow University Archive Services homepage at

Material in other repositories: no material related by provenance


No known publications using this material

Additional Information

This material is original

Revised by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 30 April 2002

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