Archive for For information past, present & future on the city of Glasgow, Scotland, UK
  Forum Index -> Glasgow From The Past

Tharsis Sulphur and Copper Company Ltd


I was wondering if anyone had any photographs of the above company's old factory which was located at Tharsis St in Royston (and which the street is named after)? The local housing association Copperworks (who I work for) is named after the factory. We are celebrating our 25th anniversary this year and were trying to get as much information on the history of this site.
The company was founded by Charles Tennant and ran a number of mines in Spain.

Any help would be appreciated.

I don't, but I'd love to see some pics myself. Tharsis Street is very steep but
the houses to the east of it have long been known as the Copperworks. I always
used to wonder why.

James H Forum Index -> Glasgow From The Past
Page 1 of 1
Create your own free forum | Buy a domain to use with your forum
The early bird catches the worm (proverb) | The second mouse gets the cheese (fact)