Basic Site Details

Name: New Town, developed privately
Town, district or village: Cawder Estate
City or county: north of Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 12 December 1960 Proposed120 mil. privately developed new town to accommodate population of 40,000; Col. Sir William Stirling, owner of the Cawder estate has sold it to London Merchant Securities Ltd and two Scottish property companies per Builder p1054


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 1(Professor Sir) William Graham Holford Architect, Town PlannerA2 December 1960 to act as planner for the project beginning this month per Builder p1054


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder2 December 1960  'New Town Plan' p1054