William Arrol & Co


This company, the builder of many large structures such as bridges and Goliath cranes, was founded by William Arrol. Its main works was the Dalmarnock Iron Works in Glasgow.


  /  /1868William Arrol & Co
  /  /1883Forth Bridge Railway
Construction of Bridge, designed by Henry Fowler and Benjamin Baker, begins. Contractor; William Arrol & Co.
  /  /1887William Arrol & Co
Complete the second Tay Bridge.
  /  /1890William Arrol & Co
Complete the Forth Bridge.
  /  /1894William Arrol & Co
Complete Tower Bridge, London.
  /  /1931William Arrol & Co
Build the rolling bridge at Temple over the Forth and Clyde Canal.

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This was William Arrol & Co^s structural engineering works located in Dalmarnock in the east end of Glasgow opened in 1872. The works fabricated structures for bridges and buildings all over the World.

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