Basic Site Details

Name: Kingsway Technical College
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of 1967 alterations 150,000. Further work by James Parr cost 500,000.

Merged with Kingsway Technical College in 1985 to become Dundee College.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Dundee College, Kingsway Campus  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41959   
Item 2 of 419601963AdditionTwo blocks added - in conjunction with the SED
Item 3 of 41967 Alteration/conversionAdditions and alterations?
Item 4 of 4Early 1970s(?) Addition 


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 17George Haslehurst Lawrence (sometimes misspelt George Hazelhurst Lawrence)Architect 1959  
Item 2 of 17(Professor Sir) James Duncan Dunbar-NasmithArchitectC19601963Two blocks added - in conjunction with the SED
Item 3 of 17Graham Couper LawArchitectC19601963Two blocks added - in conjunction with the SED
Item 4 of 17Law & Dunbar-Nasmith C19601963Two blocks added - in conjunction with the SED
Item 5 of 17Allan Fraser Bell A1967 Additions and alterations?
Item 6 of 17Gordon McQuattie FarquharsonArchitectA1967 Additions and alterations?
Item 7 of 17James Parr & Partners A1967 Additions and alterations?
Item 8 of 17James Reginald ParrArchitectA1967 Additions and alterations?
Item 9 of 17Joseph Frank WynneArchitectA1967 Additions and alterations?
Item 10 of 17Allan Fraser Bell DEarly 1970s Further work?
Item 11 of 17Angus Lamont Mackinnon MacDonaldArchitectDEarly 1970s  
Item 12 of 17David Douglas BellArchitectDEarly 1970s Further work?
Item 13 of 17Gordon McQuattie FarquharsonArchitectDEarly 1970s Further work?
Item 14 of 17Iain Alexander Gauld RennieArchitectDEarly 1970s Further work?
Item 15 of 17James Parr & Partners DEarly 1970s Further work?
Item 16 of 17James Reginald ParrArchitectDEarly 1970s Further work?
Item 17 of 17Joseph Frank WynneArchitectDEarly 1970s Further work?

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Scottish School of Contemporary Dance 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep271
Item 2 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 3 of 3RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2RIAS, Rutland SquareRecords of membership  
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers George Haslehurst Lawrence: F no5710 (combined box 96)