Basic Site Details

Name: Social housing for the Burgh of Leven, Damhead Park
Town, district or village: Leven
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: 36 houses, 1932
208 houses, 1937

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Shotburn Park Housing Development  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Gallacher Avenue  
Item 2 of 2Waggon Road  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31932  36 houses
Item 2 of 31937  208 houses
Item 3 of 319521954Plans datedGallacher Avenue housing.

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 10Andrew David HaxtonArchitectA19211926 
Item 2 of 10Alexander Cumming DewarArchitectB1932 With Charles Welch and A D Haxton
Item 3 of 10Andrew David HaxtonArchitectB1932 With Charles Welch and A C Dewar
Item 4 of 10Charles Scott WelchArchitectB1932 With A D Haxton and A C Dewar
Item 5 of 10Andrew David HaxtonArchitectC1937 Jointly with L A Rolland
Item 6 of 10Lawrence Anderson RollandArchitectC1937 Jointly with A D Haxton
Item 7 of 10Adam Elliot WatsonArchitectD19521954Gallacher Avenue housing - jointly with L A Rolland & Partners.
Item 8 of 10Haxton & WatsonArchitectural practiceD19521954Gallacher Avenue housing - jointly with L A Rolland & Partners.
Item 9 of 10L A Rolland & PartnersArchitectD19521954Gallacher Avenue housing - jointly with Haxton & Watson.
Item 10 of 10Lawrence Anderson RollandArchitectD19521954Gallacher Avenue housing - jointly with Haxton & Watson.

Clients

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

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder29 January 1932CXLII p249
Item 2 of 3Builder23 April 1937CLII p912
Item 3 of 3Dundee Evening Telegraph & Post21 July 1931  p2

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSHaxton & Watson Collection HW 1920/7/1-8
Item 2 of 3Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore244388 
Item 3 of 3Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore244473