Basic Site Details

Name: Multi-storey housing, Balnagask South Section 14
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Housing  
Item 2 of 2Tower block Three 14-storey blocks containing 156 flats

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Balnagask Circle  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 12 May 196825 September 1970Build/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 6Angus McDonald TaylorArchitectA1967  
Item 2 of 6Ian Manson ThomsonArchitectA1967  
Item 3 of 6Robert (or Robin) Weir DonaldArchitectA1967  
Item 4 of 6Thomas ('Tom') Craig A1967  
Item 5 of 6Thomson Taylor Craig and DonaldArchitectural practiceA1967  
Item 6 of 6Alexander Hall & Son (Builder) LtdBuilder March 1968  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glendinning, Miles and Muthesius, Stefan1994Tower Block: Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland Yale University Press: New Haven and Londonp367

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building8 March 1968  p182