Basic Biographical Details

Name: National Coal Board, Scottish Division
Bio Notes: 1950s.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 414-16, Grosvenor Street, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness1950 *  
Item 2 of 420, John Street, George Square, Glasgow, ScotlandBusiness1951 For National Coal Board staff
Item 3 of 4Lugar Works, Cumnock, Ayrshire, ScotlandBusiness1952 * per Builder, 12 Sept 1952 (p384)
Item 4 of 436, Robertson Street, Blythswood, Glasgow, ScotlandBusiness1952 Architects office

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 9Egon Riss1947 Architect 
Item 2 of 9William Glashan19471949Senior Architect 
Item 3 of 9John Wilson1948 Architect 
Item 4 of 9James Ferguson 19481951Architect 
Item 5 of 9David Whitham1950s  for about a year
Item 6 of 9Leonard Howarth1952 or 1953 Senior Architect 
Item 7 of 9Thomas ('Tom') Riddell Spaven19531954Architect 
Item 8 of 9Alan George Jamieson19541955Assistant 
Item 9 of 9George Gilroy Graham19571958Senior Architect 

Buildings and Designs

This was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 11 Kinneil CollieryBo'Ness   Commissioned reconstructive works 1951
Item 2 of 111950sBarony Colliery car haulAuchinleck AyrshireScotland 
Item 3 of 111951Offices, blacksmith's workshops and stores, GlenleesCambuslang LanarkshireScotlandNational Coal Board Staff
Item 4 of 111952Killoch CollieryOchiltree AyrshireScotland 
Item 5 of 111952National Coal Board Research Laboratory, Glasgow RoadCorstorphine EdinburghScotland 
Item 6 of 111952Premises of Scottish Coal Board, Edinburgh Road  GlasgowScotlandTo prepare plans
Item 7 of 111952Westown Mines Buildings  LanarkshireScotlandTo prepare plans for new buildings
Item 8 of 112 January 1953Kingshill CollieryKingshill LanarkshireScotlandPlans in hand for new buildings and laboratories
Item 9 of 1129 January 1954Gas Works, UddingstonUddingston LanarkshireScotlandNew offices
Item 10 of 111968Institute of Mining Medicine for National Coal Board  EdinburghScotland 
Item 11 of 111968National Coal Board Centre for Research  EdinburghScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 1RIBA1950The RIBA Kalendar 1950-1951 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this :
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 7Builder20 April 1951  p569
Item 2 of 7Builder11 April 1952  p573
Item 3 of 7Builder12 September 1952  p384
Item 4 of 7Builder2 January 1953  p33
Item 5 of 7Builder29 January 1954  p241
Item 6 of 7Building9 February 1968  p146
Item 7 of 7Building1968 January 5  p122