Basic Site Details

Name: Municipal Crematorium
Town, district or village: Caddlehill, Greenock
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Civic Trust Award 1960

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Crematorium  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4Before 1955 ProposedAccording to Clink's Nomination Paper (1955)
Item 2 of 412 July 1957 Proposed'Corporation Building Department to erect municipal crematorium at Caddlehill. Estimated cost ₤80,000' per Builder p87
Item 3 of 41960 Won award or awardsCivic Trust Class I Award
Item 4 of 4c. 1960 Build/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 4Cullen, Lochhead & BrownArchitectural practiceA1960  
Item 2 of 4George Harold Emmett HallArchitectA1960  
Item 3 of 4Lockhart Whiteford HutsonArchitectA1960  
Item 4 of 4Stuart ClinkArchitectA1960  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 2 of 2Walker, Frank Arneil1986South Clyde Estuary: An Illustrated Architectural Guide to Inverclyde and Renfrew  p125

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder12 July 1957  p87
Item 2 of 2Builder18 August 1961  'Civic Trust Design Awards, 1960 - Results of Competitions in the County Boroughs, The Awards, Scotland' pp304-305

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Stuart Clink: A no8649; F no5054 (Combined Box 53)