Basic Biographical Details

Name: W Norman (or Newman) Brown
Bio Notes: W Norman (or Newman - sources vary) Brown was Chief Architect and Planning Officer of Livingston Development Corporation from 1965 to 1982.

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 1Livingston New Town Development Corporation Architects Department19651982Chief 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 41963Cameron Iron Works factory, LivingstonLivingston West LothianScotlandGiven as architect by McWillliam. Perhaps had overall responsibility as Chief Architect, Livingston Development Corporation.
Item 2 of 41965Craigshill South HousingLivingston New Town West LothianScotlandWith W Newman Brown as Chief Architect. Also in conjunction with Laing and 12M Jespersen.
Item 3 of 41967103 Houses and Garages, Craigshill  LivingstonScotlandAs chief architect and planning officer
Item 4 of 41975Factory for George Whiley Limited, Houstoun Industrial EstateLivingston West LothianScotlandAs Chief Architect, Livingston Development Corporation


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p576
Item 2 of 2Glendinning, Miles and Muthesius, Stefan1994Tower Block: Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland Yale University Press: New Haven and Londonp211 Image taken during construction 1965
p381 Gazetteer 2
Craigshill South

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this :
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Architects Journal10 January 1968  p83-100 Craigshill South
Item 2 of 5Architectural ReviewJanuary 1965  p45 Craigshill South
Item 3 of 5Builder5 May 1964  p1035 Craigshill South
Item 4 of 5Building17 February 1967  p170
Item 5 of 5InterbuildMay 1964  p20-1 Craigshill South