Basic Site Details

Name: Linn Park Crematorium
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 5 1962Build/construction 
Item 2 of 521 March 1958 Proposed'Tenders invited for several works in connection with entrance buildings and superintendents' house at Linn Park. Applications to Architectural and Planning Dept., 20 Trongate.' per Builder p563
Item 3 of 517 April 1959 ProposedT.S. Cordiner, City A, accepting tender applications per Builder p758
Item 4 of 529 May 1959 Proposedest. cost 200,000 per Builder p978
Item 5 of 51962 Opened 


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 6Duncan Cameron ArchitectA 1962As architect with Cordiner claims responsibility for the design in RIAS papers
Item 2 of 6Glasgow Corporation Direct Labour DeptBuilder  1962 
Item 3 of 6Thomas Cordiner & PartnersArchitectural practiceA 1962 
Item 4 of 6Thomas Smith CordinerArchitectA 1962 
Item 5 of 6Archibald George JuryArchitectB 1962Supervised design work as City Architect
Item 6 of 6Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) B 1962With A G Jury as City Architect


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p562
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p539

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Builder21 March 1958  p563
Item 2 of 4Builder17 April 1959  p758
Item 3 of 4Builder29 May 1959  p978
Item 4 of 4Builder8 May 1964  p969-971