Basic Site Details

Name: Kincorth Competition
City or county:  
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Competition organised by T Scott Sutherland


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11935 or 1936  Competition for layout of satellite town


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 8Alister Gladstone MacDonald (or Alistair Gladstone MacDonald)ArchitectA1935 or 1936(?) Third prize in competition - with John Patterson
Item 2 of 8John PattersonArchitectA1935 or 1936(?) Third prize - with Alister Macdonald
Item 3 of 8Denis WinstonArchitectC1936 Won competition
Item 4 of 8Donald Dex HarrisonArchitectBc. 1936 * Plan of estate - perhaps competition entry?
Item 5 of 8Ernest SeelArchitectBc. 1936 * Plan of estate - perhaps competition entry?
Item 6 of 8Harrison & SeelArchitectural practiceBc. 1936 * Plan of estate - perhaps competition entry?
Item 7 of 8Clifford HollidayArchitectCc. 1936 Won competition
Item 8 of 8Robert Joseph Gardner-MedwinArchitectCc. 1936 Won competition

* earliest date known from documented sources.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2McKean, Charles1987The Scottish Thirties: An Architectural Introduction Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Pressp195
Item 2 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp298

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA JournalBetween 1935 and 1936XLIIILondon: Royal Institute of British Architectsp1106

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2DMW ArchiveResearch notes for 'Scottish Thirties' by Charles McKean  
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNMRS Photographic Archive Plan for Kincorth. Acc No 2000/220