Basic Site Details

Name: Bruce Hotel
Town, district or village: East Kilbride
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: The journal reference does not specify the name of the hotel but details would appear to fit with other information.

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3August 1967 Proposed500,000 hotel to be built.
Item 2 of 31968 Build/construction 
Item 3 of 31969 Opened 

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 3Walter UnderwoodArchitectA1968 As senior partner
Item 2 of 3Walter Underwood & PartnersArchitectural practiceA1968  
Item 3 of 3William McLeanArchitectA1968 Design and project architect with Walter Underwood & Partners

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Independent Philanthropic Trust Co 
Item 2 of 2Lowland of Scotland Hotels Client given in RIBA 1981 Directory

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1R Smith1979East Kilbride: the biography of a Scottish new town, 1947-1973 Department of the Environment Building Research Establishmentp130

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building25 August 1967  p129