Basic Site Details

Name: Logie Housing Scheme
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Information from Robert Dron.

Pioneering district heating scheme.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21919  Patrick Hill Thoms allocated part of scheme
Item 2 of 2July 1919May 1920Construction 


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 14Dundee Burgh Engineer's Office/Dundee City Engineer's OfficeArchitectural practiceA19191920James Thomson responsible, assisted by Vernon Constable
Item 2 of 14James ThomsonArchitectA19191920As Dundee City Architect/Engineer
Item 3 of 14Vernon ConstableArchitectA19191920Designed, as assistant to James Thomson, Dundee City Architect/Engineer; took a flat in the scheme himself
Item 4 of 14Bruce, Son & MortonArchitectural practiceD19191920Designed some areas within Logie.
Item 5 of 14Douglas Prain BruceArchitectD19191920Designed some areas within Logie.
Item 6 of 14George Christie MortonArchitectD19191920Designed some areas within Logie.
Item 7 of 14James Prain BruceArchitectD19191920Designed some areas within Logie.
Item 8 of 14William Bruce Dickie KeithArchitectE1919 Designed some areas within Logie
Item 9 of 14Charles Geddes SoutarArchitectJ19191920Designed some areas within Logie.
Item 10 of 14John Turnbull MaclarenArchitectJ19191920Designed some areas within Logie.
Item 11 of 14Maclaren Sons & SoutarArchitectural practiceJ19191920Designed some areas within Logie.
Item 12 of 14Patrick Hill ThomsArchitectK19191920Designed some areas within Logie.
Item 13 of 14Thoms & WilkieArchitectural practiceK19191920Designed some areas within Logie.
Item 14 of 14Henry ('Harry') ThomsonArchitectS19191920Designed some areas within Logie


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Frew, John1992James McLellan Brown Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, '100 Years of Town Planning in Dundee', pp16-22 
Item 2 of 5Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep261
Item 3 of 5McKean, Charles and Whatley, Patricia2008Lost Dundee: Dundee's lost architectural heritage Birlinn, Edinburghpp 189-91
Item 4 of 5RCAHMS1992Dundee on Record RCAHMSView from north taken during construction (1920) p51
Item 5 of 5RCAHMS1999Homebuilders: Mactaggart & Mickel and the Scottish housebuilding industry RCAHMSAerial view of housing scheme p211

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Dundee Courier and Advertiser12 January 1946  Obituary of Patrick Hill Thoms (for his part of scheme)