Basic Site Details

Name: Blairdardie South 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 scheme  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2June 1959 Plans dated 
Item 2 of 219601965Build/construction 

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 4Kyle & FrewArchitectural practice, Engineer, Surveyors 19601965Civil Engineer
Item 2 of 4Lawrence Building Co. LtdBuilder 19601965 
Item 3 of 4Sam BuntonArchitectA19601965 
Item 4 of 4Sam Bunton & AssociatesArchitectural practiceA19601965 

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  p557
Item 2 of 4Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp105
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 Londonp228
Item 4 of 4Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p397

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Mitchell LibraryGlasgow City ArchivesDean of Guild Court1959/237; 1959/543; 1960/685