Basic Site Details

Name: Lamont's Engineering Works
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Gylemuir Works  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Factory  
Item 2 of 2Canteen  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21940s Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21968 CompletionCompletion of new factory and canteen


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 5Frank Wood JohnstonArchitectA1940s  
Item 2 of 5J & F JohnstonArchitectural practiceA1940s  
Item 3 of 5James Stewart JohnstonArchitectA1940s  
Item 4 of 5Donald Hood CattanachArchitectB1968 Completion of new factory and canteen. Direct responsibility and management control for this project.
Item 5 of 5J & F Johnston & Partners B1968 Completion of new factory and canteen


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp127

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 F no 5160 (Combined Box 122)