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Basic Site Details

Name: Crathie Court Housing
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: NB 'Buildings of Scotland' claims that this is by Dr Ronald Bradbury but at this date he was not Director of Housing

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 2Crathie Drive  
Item 2 of 257, Laurel Street  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119491952Build/constructionFinal cost of 1,042 per flat

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 3Ronald BradburyArchitect 1946 Letters suggest Bradbury had prepared drawings for Crathie Drive, for approval of the Sub-Committee on Sites & Buildings at their meeting of 17 May 1946
Item 2 of 3Archibald George JuryArchitectA19491951As Chief Housing Architect (returned to post of Chief Architect to Glasgow City after 1951).
Item 3 of 3Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) A19491952 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p569
Item 2 of 4Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp174
Item 3 of 4Glendinning, Miles and Muthesius, Stefan1994Tower Block: Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland Yale University Press: New Haven and Londonp381, Gazetteer 2
Item 4 of 4Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p374

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Housing NewsMay 1950   
Item 2 of 2Scottish Georgian Society Bulletin1982  'Crathie Court and Moss Heights' M. Horsey

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register51966 
Item 2 of 2Mitchell LibraryGlasgow City ArchivesDean of Guild Court1949/273

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