Basic Site Details

Name: Mosspark multi-storey flats
Town, district or village: Mosspark
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: CHECK - link to orig. mosspark scheme?

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 3Flats  
Item 2 of 3Housing  
Item 3 of 3Housing scheme  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 320 November 1959 ProposedGlasgow Corp. considering multi-storey development to bring pre-war schemes up to modern densities per Builder p731
Item 2 of 318 August 1961 ProposedHousing Committee to review proposal for multi-storey flats to replace older corporation housing; Kingswood and Mosspark have been suggested as sites per Builder p322
Item 3 of 31962 Build/constructionwork to begin spring 1962 on two new multi-storey schemes (942 flats total) costing 2.5m: 3 22-storey blocks, 1 5-storey block, 2 3-storey blocks and 3 2-storey blocks on seven acre site at Ibroxholme and 5 22-storey blocks at Mosspark per Builder 9 June 1961 p1126

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 2Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation)  20 November 1959 city architect to prepare report per housing committee's instructions per Builder p731
Item 2 of 2Archibald George JuryArchitect 1961 Glasgow City Architect

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder20 November 1959  'Glasgow Development' p731
Item 2 of 3Builder9 June 1961  p1126
Item 3 of 3Builder18 August 1961  'Replacement of Older Homes' p322