Basic Site Details

Name: Moss Heights Housing
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 1Housing  

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21946 Proposed 
Item 2 of 219501953Build/construction 


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 3Ronald BradburyArchitectA1946 Conceived by Bradbury and executed later?
Item 2 of 3Archibald George JuryArchitectA19501953As Chief Architect and Planning Officer/Director of Planning
Item 3 of 3Glasgow Office of Public Works Architectural Department (later Glasgow Corporation City Engineer's Department)Architectural practiceA19501953 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p569
Item 2 of 3Glendinning, Miles and Muthesius, Stefan1994Tower Block: Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland Yale University Press: New Haven and Londonp228
p381, Gazetteer 2
Item 3 of 3Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p605

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 6Architects Journal25 February 1954  p250
Item 2 of 6Architectural ReviewMay 1954  p342
Item 3 of 6Builder12 June 1953  910-911
Item 4 of 6Concrete Quarterly7 September 195319 p16-19
Item 5 of 6Municipal Journal22 September 1950  p2281
Item 6 of 6Scottish Georgian Society Bulletin1982  'Crathie Court and Moss Heights'