Basic Site Details

Name: Housing scheme for Newburgh Town Council, Banklands site
Town, district or village: Newburgh
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 3 4-room bungalows; 2 blocks of 4-room houses; 2 blocks of 3-room houses; 1 tenement block, 1936
15 blocks of 46 houses, 1937

Was awarded Saltire Commendation 1973

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 413 April 1934 Journal referenceProposed
Item 2 of 414 August 1936 Journal referencePlans prepared
Item 3 of 45 February 1937 Journal referencePlans being prepared
Item 4 of 41973  Design for Phase I exhibited


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 1Lawrence Anderson RollandArchitect 19341937 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Newburgh Town Council 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RSA1973   277

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Architects Journal1973CLIX p12
Item 2 of 3Builder13 April 1934CXLVI p653
Item 3 of 3Builder14 August 1936CLI p320