Basic Site Details

Name: Factory for Ferranti Ltd., Dundee
Town, district or village: Dundee Industrial Estate
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Extension to existing factory comprising manufacturing area & two-storey office block

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 14 March 1966 Scheme acceptedExtensions scheme - approved by Board of Trade. Optical laboratories added at some point in 1960s..

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 4Douglas Haig BamberArchitectA1966 Manufacturing area & two-storey office block. Optical laboratories added at some point in 1960s.
Item 2 of 4James Robertson LaidlawArchitectA1966 Manufacturing area & two-storey office block. Optical laboratories added at some point in 1960s.
Item 3 of 4Bamber & HallArchitectural practiceAc. 1966 Manufacturing area & two-storey office block. Optical laboratories added at some point in 1960s.
Item 4 of 4David Malcolm HallArchitectAc. 1966 Manufacturing area & two-storey office block. Optical laboratories added at some point in 1960s.

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Ferranti Ltd 

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building4 March 1966  p.211

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of James Robertson LaidlawInformation sent to Dictionary Sent April 2010