Basic Site Details

Name: Rural cottage competition designs
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Notes: Standard house designs. Date of competition is unclear - may be two different competitions one in 1930 and one in 1938.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2c. 1930 Competition held(?)Standard house designs (Tweedie and Thomson) - for 3-room cottages and single storey 4-room cottages
Item 2 of 21939 Design exhibited 


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 2James Archibald TweedieArchitect 1930 With P M Thomson - in informal partnership?
Item 2 of 2Patrick McGowan ThompsonArchitect 1930 With J A Tweedie in informal partnership?


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RSA1939   nos 606 and 607

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA JournalBetween 1937 and 1938XLVLondon: Royal Institute of British Architectsp775

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Photographic Archive ELD 191/116 Copies of Biel House drawings
Item 2 of 2North Highland ArchivesSinclair MacDonald Collection SM 1930/152/1 (Thomson & Tweedie designs)