Basic Site Details

Name: Ibroxholm Housing Development, tower blocks
Town, district or village: Govan
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Three L-shaped blocks.

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 319621966Build/construction 
Item 2 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
Item 3 of 3June 1962 Scheme acceptedp1265


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 2Archibald George JuryArchitectA19621966As City Architect
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) A19621966With A G Jury as City Architect.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p599

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder9 June 1961  p1126
Item 2 of 2Builder15 June 1962  p1265