Basic Site Details

Name: SSHA Housing, Garthdee West (2)
Town, district or village: Garthdee West
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 320 April 195020 May 1950 Contract placed for front fencing for 330 various houses
Item 2 of 38 March 1957 Scheme acceptedAberdeen Corporation Housing Committee approved 50 houses at the junction of Inchbrae Drive and Gaitside Drive in the Garthdee-Kaimhill area (a site that had formerly been earmarked for the housing scheme's school) - per Builder p481
Item 3 of 329 March 1957 Plans prepared, construction not yet begun'plans in hand for 50 houses at Kainhill District-Garthdee Development site' per Builder p614


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 2Scottish Special Housing Association (SSHA)Architectural practice 1950  
Item 2 of 2George McIntosh KeithArchitect 29 March 1957 per Builder p614


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder9 June 1950  p795
Item 2 of 3Builder8 March 1957  p434
Item 3 of 3Builder22 March 1957  p614