Basic Site Details

Name: Government Housing Scheme
Town, district or village: Torry
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 17 blocks of roughcast granite flatted houses comprising 68 flats in total.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1After 1919Before 1921  


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 3John Wilson WalkerArchitectAAfter 1919Before 1921 
Item 2 of 3Robert Gordon Wilson (junior)ArchitectAAfter 1919Before 1921 
Item 3 of 3Wilsons & WalkerArchitectural practiceAAfter 1919Before 1921 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Aberdeen Corporation 


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 John Wilson Walker: F v25 no1871 (microfilm reel 15); Robert Gordon Wilson Junior: F v25 no1872 (microfilm reel 15)