Basic Biographical Details

Name: Cumbernauld New Town Development Corporation
Bio Notes: Check A G McCulloch - possibly architect in Cumbernauld.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Cumbernauld House    

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1John Alexander Lovec. 1965 Architect 

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 62James ('Jim') Andrew Halliday  Architect 
Item 2 of 62Ian Cyril Downs    
Item 3 of 62Iain Kerr Stark1950s ArchitectPerhaps worked for the Development Corporation.
Item 4 of 62Roy Hunterc. 1955c. 1968  
Item 5 of 62William ('Bill') Gillespie19561962  
Item 6 of 62Geoffrey Copcutt1958Mid 1963Group LeaderGroup Leader for the Town Centre development
Item 7 of 62Peter EdmandsLate 1950sAfter 1979Architect 
Item 8 of 62James Kenneth Dible1960s Assistant 
Item 9 of 62David Russell1960s Assistant 
Item 10 of 62Lessels Roy1960s Architect(?) 
Item 11 of 62Alexander ( 'Sandy') Henry Bannerman1960 * Architect 
Item 12 of 62Anthony Moscardini1960 * Architect 
Item 13 of 62Harry CauserBefore 1960 Architect 
Item 14 of 62Alfred Alexander Couttsc. 1960 Architect 
Item 15 of 62James Raymond Burkitt Palmerc. 1960 Architect 
Item 16 of 62Alexander Kerrc. 1960 * Architect 
Item 17 of 62Robert Scobiec. 1960c. 1965Architect 
Item 18 of 62(Mrs) Margaret Baxter Causerc. 1960After 1984Architect 
Item 19 of 62James ('Jim') Henry JohnsonApril 1961 or May 19611963  
Item 20 of 62Dudley Roberts Leaker19621970Chief ArchitectChief Architect and Planning Officer
Item 21 of 62Douglas ('Doug') StonelakeLate 1962Late 1966  
Item 22 of 62James Richard Latimer1963c. 1963  
Item 23 of 62George Kenneth DavieBefore 1963 Architect 
Item 24 of 62James Joliffe Read1964 * Architect 
Item 25 of 62Milan ProdanovichOctober 19641970ArchitectWorked in group designing second phase of the town centre. His wife worked in a housing section.
Item 26 of 62Henry ('Harry') Warden EcclesBefore 1964(?) Architect 
Item 27 of 62Neil Jordan DadgeBefore 1964After 1970Architect 
Item 28 of 62John Stewart HunterBefore 1964Before 1970Architect 
Item 29 of 62Peter Noel Bailey1965 Architect 
Item 30 of 62Trevor Welch1965 * Architect 
Item 31 of 62David Stevenson Anderson1965 Architect 
Item 32 of 62Christopher John Lobban1965 Architect 
Item 33 of 62Alan Neill Stewart19651972Architect 
Item 34 of 62Francis Xavier de GoaBefore 1965 *1970Architect 
Item 35 of 62Ernest Langley BentBefore 19651971Architect 
Item 36 of 62Robert Ramplen Crawford Maxwellc. 1965 Architect(?) 
Item 37 of 62William Chalmers Thomsonc. 1965 Architect 
Item 38 of 62Jill Meredith (Miss)c. 1965 Architect 
Item 39 of 62James Oswaldc. 1965 Architect 
Item 40 of 62John David Taylor Cowlingc. 1965After 1979Architect 
Item 41 of 62Sonia ProdanovichDecember 1966After 1967ArchitectWorked on housing.
Item 42 of 62Alexander Forbesc. 1967c. 1970Architect 
Item 43 of 62(Miss) Anne Duff 19691972ArchitectAssistant Principal Architect
Item 44 of 62Krystyna Maria JohnsonLate 1960s Architect 
Item 45 of 62John Marriott KnightMid 1960s Architect 
Item 46 of 62James Scott Wood1970s Architect 
Item 47 of 62Robert ('Bob') Thomson1970s Chief Architect 
Item 48 of 62David John Beaver1970 * Architect 
Item 49 of 62John Ramsay1970 Architect 
Item 50 of 62George Kenneth Davie19701992Chief Architect 
Item 51 of 62Andrew SutherlandBefore 1970 Architect(?) 
Item 52 of 62Philip AitkenBefore 1970 Architect 
Item 53 of 62Alan Robert WilsonBefore 1970 Architect 
Item 54 of 62James Morris Kinnellc. 1970 Architect 
Item 55 of 62Lamond Wilson Walker Laingc. 1970 Acting Assistant 
Item 56 of 62Ian Melville Raec. 1970 Architect 
Item 57 of 62Alan Neill Stewart19721979Assistant Chief'Assistant Principal Architect Planning'
Item 58 of 62Robert ('Bob') FitzgeraldAfter 1972Early 1970s  
Item 59 of 62John McGinn19741977Assistant 
Item 60 of 62Malcolm James AllanBefore 1979After 1994Architect 
Item 61 of 62Thomas David StarkEarly 1970s   
Item 62 of 62Charles Henry Cyril Gore1980s or 1990s Architect 

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 5613 December 1957Cumbernauld Part I (Housing) Development (First Phase)Cumbernauld LanarkshireScotlandas Chief Architect and Planning Officer or Clerk of Works? CHECK - unclear from Builder p1073
Item 2 of 561958Cumbernauld New Town, preliminary planning proposals (Glasgow Overspill)Cumbernauld LanarkshireScotland 
Item 3 of 561958Park I housingCumbernauld LanarkshireScotland 
Item 4 of 5625 April 1958Kildrum 5 HousingKildrum, Cumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotlandper Builder p789
Item 5 of 5620 June 1958Kildrum 7Kildrum, Cumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotlandaccepting tenders per Chief Architect per Builder p1154
Item 6 of 5611 July 1958Road and Bridge (over Red Burn)Cumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotlandsource of documents for those interested in submitting tenders per Builder p81
Item 7 of 561958Kildrum 1 HousingKildrum, Cumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotlandas Clerk of Works? CHECK
accepting tenders per Builder 20 June 1958, p1154
Item 8 of 56195910 shops at South Muirhead RoadCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 9 of 561959Blairlinn advance factories, Blairlinn Industrial SiteCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 10 of 561959Cumbernauld Town Centre, Phase ICumbernauld LanarkshireScotland 
Item 11 of 561959Seafar I HousingCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 12 of 569 January 1959SSHA Housing, Cumbernauld (Glasgow Overspill)Cumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotlandarchitect, per Builder p78
Item 13 of 5626 May 1959Dunns Wood Sewage Purification WorksCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotlandGen. Mgr. accepting tenders for Phase I by 26 May per Builder 22 May 1959 p941
Item 14 of 565 June 1959208 housesCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland'Contract placed with Holland & Hannen and Cubitts (Scotland) Ltd. Est. cost 350,000.' per Builder p1021
Item 15 of 561960Muirhead I Housing, Cumbernauld New TownCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotlandUnexecuted?
Item 16 of 561960Muirhead II Housing, Cumbernauld New TownCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotlandUnexecuted?
Item 17 of 561960Terraced Housing, northern part of Cumbernauld New TownCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 18 of 5611 March 1960Maisonette Block and Flatted Factory, Seafar ISeafar I, Cumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotlandCity Architect and Planning Officer per Builder p531
Item 19 of 5628 October 1960One hundred thirteen (113) houses, thirty-three (33) lock-up garages, substation, shop and site workCumbernauld LanarkshireScotlandapplications to Chief Architect and Planning Officer per Builder p810
Item 20 of 561961Carbrain 1 and 2 housingCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 21 of 561961Carbrain 6 housingCarbrain, Cumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 22 of 561961Kildrum 18 Housing DevelopmentKildrum, Cumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 23 of 5628 April 1961Carbrain 3 and 4 HousingCarbrain, Cumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotlandchief architect accepting tender applications per Builder p829
Item 24 of 5614 July 1961Cumbernauld HouseCumbernauld LanarkshireScotlandhandling contract per Builder p93
Item 25 of 5614 July 1961Factory for Thames Board Mills LtdCumbernauld LanarkshireScotlandhanding contract for work per Builder p93
Item 26 of 5614 July 1961Medical Services BuildingKildrum, Cumbernauld LanarkshireScotlandhandling contract for work per Builder p93
Item 27 of 568 December 1961Kildrum 3 HousingKildrum, Cumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotlandChief Architect and Planning Officer accepting contract applications by 29 Dec per Builder p1118
Item 28 of 5615 December 1961Cumbernauld New Town  LanarkshireScotlandaccepting roadworks contract applications by 18 Dec per Builder p1167
Item 29 of 5615 December 1961Kildrum 1 HousingKildrum, Cumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotlandaccepting contract applications through 29 Dec per Builder p1167
Item 30 of 561962Seafar 2 HousingCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 31 of 56After 1962Ravenswood 4Cumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 32 of 561963Two housing developments at NorthsideCumbernauld LanarkshireScotlandWith Alan Stewart as project architect
Item 33 of 561964Abronhill I HousingCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 34 of 561964Muirhead III HousingCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 35 of 561964Park 4 HousingCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 36 of 56c. 1964Seafar AreaCumbernauld LanarkshireScotland 
Item 37 of 561966Abronhill Development PlanCumbernauld LanarkshireScotland 
Item 38 of 561967151 dwellings and 82 garages for Cumberauld Development CorporationCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 39 of 56196722 Houses , KildrumCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 40 of 561967370 houses for Cumbernauld Development Corporation, Abronhill 4Cumbernauld LanarkshireScotland 
Item 41 of 5619678 Advance Standard Factories, WardparkCumbernauld LanarkshireScotland 
Item 42 of 561967Cumbernauld New Town  LanarkshireScotland 
Item 43 of 561967Factory, Lenziemill Industrial EstateCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 44 of 561967Offices, Cumbernauld Town CentreCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 45 of 561967Public Hall, Cumbernauld Town CentreCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 46 of 561967Ravenswood 1 HousingCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 47 of 561967Three Blocks of Flats, KildrumCumbernauld  Scotland 
Item 48 of 561967Village 7, Village 8 and Village 9, housing and expansion of villageCumbernauld LanarkshireScotlandUnclear as to exact role - probably acceptance of tenders
Item 49 of 561968Abronhill 3 HousingCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 50 of 561968Cumbernauld Town Centre, Phase IICumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 51 of 561969Abronhill Development PlanCumbernauld LanarkshireScotlandDevelopment of Abronhill with Anne Duff as Assistant Principal in charge of this area.
Item 52 of 5619 July 1969Ravenswood 10 HousingCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotlandJ.B. Bennett awarded 1.5 million contract per Building p83
Item 53 of 561972Development plan for town extension areaCumbernauld LanarkshireScotlandWith Alan Stewart as Assistant Principal Architect
Item 54 of 561972Nursery School, AbronhillCumbernauld LanarkshireScotland 
Item 55 of 561977Westfield 5 HousingCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 
Item 56 of 561979Balloch I HousingCumbernauld New Town LanarkshireScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 3Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdpp ix, 9, 30-1, 34-5, 60, 84-92, 114-5, 132, 170-2, 187
p172 Kildrum School
pp30-2, 39, 49, 84-92, 171-2, 185 Town Centre
p34 Display panel for Seafar I
p60 Kildrum I
p170-1 Cumbernauld Original Housing Areas
Item 2 of 3Glendinning, Miles and Muthesius, Stefan1994Tower Block: Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland Yale University Press: New Haven and Londonp239 Cumbernauld Town Centre Phase 1
Item 3 of 3Miles Glendinning, Diane Watters, David Whitham Docomomo Scotland Leaflet  p229 image of Seafar 2
p230 Cumbernauld Town Centre

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this :
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Builder1 December 1961  'Merging Towns for Overspill' p1068
Item 2 of 4Building6 January 1967  p122
Item 3 of 4Building12 May 1967  p107
Item 4 of 4Building7 July 1967  p158