Birth of a Liner – talk and film screening

Saturday, 16th February 2019


Rare footage of Beardmore’s great Dalmuir shipyard shot in 1928 of the Canadian Pacific liner Duchess of Atholl under construction. This film will be shown in the Fairfield Boardroom. Ian Johnston will give an introduction to Wm Beardmore & Co Ltd.

Wed, 27th February 2019, 6:00–7:30pm

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Between the mid-nineteenth and twentieth centuries, the heyday of shipbuilding on the Clyde, Govan was at the centre of the industry.

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Once described as the jewel in the crown of Govan, the restored building provides a magnificent venue for all for all kinds of events.