Basic Site Details

Name: Timber Houses
Town, district or village: Forth
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Contractor: Red Cedar Supply Co Ltd


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319351939  
Item 2 of 31939 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 31977 Build/constructionModernisation of 44 timber houses


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 9(Sir) Basil Urwin SpenceArchitectA19351939 
Item 2 of 9(Sir) William Hardie Kininmonth ArchitectA19351939 
Item 3 of 9Arthur Forman Balfour PaulArchitectA19351938 
Item 4 of 9Rowand Anderson, Paul & PartnersArchitectural practiceA19351939 
Item 5 of 9George Brander B1977 Modernisation of 44 timber houses
Item 6 of 9John Alexander BrowningArchitectB1977 Modernisation of 44 houses
Item 7 of 9Lewis Alexander MacLean FraserArchitectB1977 Modernisation of 44 timber houses
Item 8 of 9Scott Fraser & BrowningArchitectural practiceB1977 Modernisation of 44 timber houses
Item 9 of 9William Brown WalkerArchitectB1977 Modernisation of 44 timber houses


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1SSHAClient for 1977 work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp12 Site plan and perspective
Item 2 of 3RCAHMS1999Homebuilders: Mactaggart & Mickel and the Scottish housebuilding industry RCAHMSp227
Item 3 of 3RSA1939   589

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Hardie Kininmonth: F no 4351 (combined box 9)
Item 2 of 2Sent to DSA by emailInformation from AHRC/RCAHMS Spence project per David W Walker and Clive Fenton Sent September 2007