Basic Site Details

Name: 156 dwellings in four-storey blocks, Royston Redevelopment Area, Area No. 1
Town, district or village: Royston
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 156 dwellings in standard four-storey T/5, T/6, T/half blocks in Area No. 1

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 3Dunolly Street  
Item 2 of 3Royston Road South of Royston Road, north of Roystonhill, west of Dunolly Street
Item 3 of 3Roystonhill  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219521954Build/construction 
Item 2 of 211 July 1952 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans in hand for 156 houses

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 2Archibald George JuryArchitectA1952 *1954As City Architect
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) A19521954With A G Jury as City Architect

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Royston Redevelopment Area 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p424

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder11 July 1952  p76
Item 2 of 2Builder18 July 1952  p112

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild Low-rise sections: Area 1, 1952/201