Basic Site Details

Name: Kildare Housing Site, Lanark
Town, district or village: Lanark
City or county:  
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Notes: Journal reference mentions 'Kildare site', presumably near Kildare Park. Corporation to erect 16 houses.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Cleghorn Avenue  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41952 * ProposedJournal reference
Item 2 of 417 October 1952 * Scheme acceptedCorporation to have 16 houses erected
Item 3 of 419 December 1952 * Scheme acceptedCorporation to erect 70 houses
Item 4 of 418 June 1954 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans in hand for new shops and houses

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 4John McFarlane (or Macfarlane) Whyte (misspelt White)Architect 1952 To prepare plans for scheme of new houses
Item 2 of 4Whyte & BarrieArchitectural practice 1952 To prepare plans for scheme of new houses
Item 3 of 4John McFarlane (or Macfarlane) Whyte (misspelt White)Architect 1954 *  
Item 4 of 4James Austen BentArchitect 5 February 1954 * To prepare plans for 60 houses

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Lanark Corporation 
Item 2 of 2Scottish Special Housing Association1954, scheme of 60 houses

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 6Builder11 January 1952  p101
Item 2 of 6Builder25 January 1952  p169
Item 3 of 6Builder17 October 1952  p564
Item 4 of 6Builder19 December 1952  p925
Item 5 of 6Builder5 February 1954  p281
Item 6 of 6Builder18 June 1954  p1091