Basic Site Details

Name: Scottish Industrial Estate, Euclid (Great Britain) Ltd, plant at Newhouse
Town, district or village: Newhouse
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Euclid manufactures heavy earth-moving equipment
American parent company. General Motors is the overall parent

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 222 March 1957 Proposed'The government has approved a grant to allow extensions...The factory has been built in three stages and this fourth stage will complete the plant, which now employs 1,000 workers.' per Builder p572
Item 2 of 2April 1967 Alterations and additions200,000 square foot extension proposed


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 11Frederick Robert WylieArchitectA1957  
Item 2 of 11George Ferguson Smellie ShanksArchitectA1957  
Item 3 of 11Peter Leslie Aitken WilliamsArchitectA1957  
Item 4 of 11William JardineArchitectA1957  
Item 5 of 11Wylie, Shanks & WylieArchitectural practiceA1957  
Item 6 of 11Edward HanlonArchitectA1967 Extension - partner in charge with William Jardine
Item 7 of 11Frederick Robert WylieArchitectB1967 Extension
Item 8 of 11Peter Leslie Aitken WilliamsArchitectB1967 Extension
Item 9 of 11William Duncan HunterArchitectB1967 Extension
Item 10 of 11William JardineArchitectB1967 Extension - partner in charge with Ed Hanlon
Item 11 of 11Wylie Shanks & PartnersArchitectural practiceB1967 Extension


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Euclid (Great Britain) Ltd. 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder22 March 1957  p572
Item 2 of 2Building21 April 1967  p175

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Iain MacLarenInformation supplied by email Sent March 2013
Item 2 of 2RIAS, Rutland SquareRecords of membership Obituary of Jardine