Basic Site Details

Name: Newhouse Industrial Estate buildings
Town, district or village: Motherwell
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 412 October 1951 Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans in hand for various new buildings at the Industrial Estate
Item 2 of 41952 Build/construction 
Item 3 of 424 April 1953 * AdditionPlans to be prepared for extension to factory, est. cost 130,000
Item 4 of 431 July 1953 * AdditionPlans being prepared for new factory

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 8John ('Jack') Airey MacMinnArchitect, Surveyor   Extensions and refurbishment.
Item 2 of 8Edward Grigg WylieArchitectA1952  
Item 3 of 8Frederick Robert WylieArchitectA1952  
Item 4 of 8George Ferguson Smellie ShanksArchitectA1952  
Item 5 of 8Walter UnderwoodArchitectA1952  
Item 6 of 8Wylie, Shanks & WylieArchitectural practiceA1952  
Item 7 of 8Wylie, Shanks & WylieArchitectural practice 24 April 1953 * Extension to factory
Item 8 of 8Scottish Industrial Estates Architects DepartmentIn-house architect(s) 31 July 1953 * To prepare plans for new factory

* earliest date known from documented sources.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p603

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder12 October 1951  p502
Item 2 of 3Builder24 April 1953  p664
Item 3 of 3Builder31 July 1953  p188