Basic Site Details

Name: Craigshill South Housing
Town, district or village: Livingston New Town
City or county: West Lothian
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Craigshill 1 UNSURE - Check*

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11965 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 4Livingston New Town Development Corporation Architects Department A1965 With W Newman Brown as Chief Architect. Also in conjunction with Laing and 12M Jespersen.
Item 2 of 4Peter Geoffrey DanielArchitectA1965 Local Authority Architect
Item 3 of 4W Norman (or Newman) Brown A1965 With W Newman Brown as Chief Architect. Also in conjunction with Laing and 12M Jespersen.
Item 4 of 4John Laing Construction LtdContractorB1965 12M Jesperson


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture   
Item 2 of 2Glendinning, Miles and Muthesius, Stefan1994Tower Block: Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland Yale University Press: New Haven and Londonp211
p381, Gazetteer 2

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Architects Journal10 January 1968  p83-100
Item 2 of 4Architectural ReviewJanuary 1965  p45
Item 3 of 4Builder15 May 1964  p1035
Item 4 of 4InterbuildMay 1964  p20-1