Basic Site Details

Name: Offices for Motherwell Bridge and Engineering Company
Town, district or village: Motherwell
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Civic Trust award

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319581960Build/construction 
Item 2 of 313 October 1958 Design exhibitedat '97th Annual Exhibition of the Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts...No. 204 is a perspective drawing of offices for the Motherwell Bridge & Engineering Co.' per Builder 7 Nov 1958 p773
Item 3 of 31960 Won award or awardsCivic Trust Class I Award


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 6Alexander SmellieArchitectA19581960 
Item 2 of 6Andrew Graham HendersonArchitectA19581960 
Item 3 of 6Geoffrey George WimpennyArchitectA19581960 
Item 4 of 6Richard Rudolphe Chitham De'AthArchitectA19581960 
Item 5 of 6Thomas Russell ScottArchitectA19581960 
Item 6 of 6Keppie Henderson & PartnersArchitectural practice 7 November 1958 per Builder p773


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Motherwell Bridge & Engineering Co., Ltd. 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder7 November 1958  'Architecture at the Royal Glasgow Institute Exhibition: Standard Higher than in Recent Years' p773
Item 2 of 2Builder18 August 1961  'Civic Trust Design Awards, 1960 - Results of Competitions in the County Boroughs, The Awards, Scotland' pp304-305