Basic Site Details

Name: Fernbank Housing Scheme, Springburn CDA Area C
Town, district or village: Springburn
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Four six-storey and lower stepped blocks
Deck blocks built 1971 in the French Camus system (Glendinning, 1997, p148)

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119711976Build/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 3Mitchell Camus LtdArchitectural practice 19711976 
Item 2 of 3Archibald George JuryArchitectA19711976As City Architect
Item 3 of 3Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) A19711976With A G Jury as City Architect

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Springburn CDA 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp148 Photograph 1989
Item 2 of 2Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p432