Basic Site Details

Name: Corporation Housing, Greendykes Avenue and Niddrie Mains Road Site
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Greendyke Avenue  
Item 2 of 2Niddrie Mains Road  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 18 January 1954 * ProposedCorporation to propose scheme of houses, est cost 202,000

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 2Edinburgh City Architect's Department (Edinburgh Corporation)Architectural practiceA1954  
Item 2 of 2Alexander Garden ForgieArchitect 8 January 1954 * Scheme of houses - as City Architect

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh Corporation1954, housing

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder8 January 1954  p77