Basic Site Details

Name: Housing for the Fife Coal Co
Town, district or village: Hill of Beath
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 24 houses, 1889
16 workmen's houses, 1889
40 double and 8 single houses, 1890

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318 May 1889 Advertisement for tenders24 houses
Item 2 of 330 November 1889 Advertisement for tenders16 workmen's houses
Item 3 of 39 August 1890 Advertisement for tenders40 double and 8 single 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 1John HoustonArchitect 18891890 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Fife Coal Co Ltd 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Dunfermline Journal18 May 1889   
Item 2 of 3Dunfermline Journal30 November 1889   
Item 3 of 3Dunfermline Journal9 August 1890