Basic Site Details

Name: Muirhead I Housing, Cumbernauld New Town
Town, district or village: Cumbernauld New Town
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 124 June 1960  permission refused for Muirhead I (121 houses) by Town & Country Planning Committee of Dunbarton County Council per Builder p1212

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 2Cumbernauld New Town Development Corporation A1960 Unexecuted?
Item 2 of 2Roy HunterArchitectA1960 Unexecuted?

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp170-1 Cumbernauld Original Housing Areas
Item 2 of 2Miles Glendinning, Diane Watters, David Whitham Docomomo Scotland Leaflet  p229 Cumbernauld Residential zone images

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder24 June 1960  'Housing Plan Rejected' p1212

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Roy HunterInterview of Roy Hunter by Jessica Taylor, 18 November 2009 Simply mentions 'Muirhead' - uncertain which phase/building type