Basic Site Details

Name: Philips Lighting Hamilton Factory
Town, district or village: Hamilton
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: This still remains Philips UK Manufacturing centre

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Factory  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Wellhall Rd  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4After 1932Before 1947Build/constructionOriginal Factory
Item 2 of 41947 Tenders submittedExtension
Item 3 of 41960s Build/constructionNew factory or extension to old factory costing 500,000
Item 4 of 414 January 1966 Scheme acceptedConsent given by Dean of Guild Court for 450,000 extension. Floor space of 100,00 sq.ft. Construction to start immediately

People

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 7Thomas Smith CordinerArchitect After 1932Before 1940 
Item 2 of 7Thomas Smith CordinerArchitect 1947 Factory Extension. Cordiner acting for Scottish Industrial Estates Limited
Item 3 of 7James Boyne WatsonArchitectB1960s New factory or extension to old factory costing 500,000
Item 4 of 7James Napier CunninghamArchitectB1960s New factory or extension to old factory costing 500,000
Item 5 of 7Peter Lamont Burnside BorthwickArchitectB1960s New factory or extension to old factory costing 500,000
Item 6 of 7Thomas Cordiner, Cunningham & Partners B1960s New factory or extension to old factory costing 500,000
Item 7 of 7Thomas Ogilvie Maclean Cordiner B1960s New factory or extension to old factory costing 500,000

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Philips Lamps LimitedCentury House Shaftesbury Avenue London W1
for 1947 extension

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder14 January 1966  p.92A

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Thomas Smith Cordiner: F no4421 (combined box 13)