Basic Site Details

Name: Somerville Square and Somerville Street Redevelopment
Town, district or village: Burntisland
City or county: Fife
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 2Somerville Square  
Item 2 of 2Somerville Street  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219501955Plans datedSomerville Street
Item 2 of 2c. 1957 Build/construction 

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 3(Sir) Harry Anthony Wheeler (or simply Sir Anthony Wheeler)ArchitectA19551962 
Item 2 of 3Frank SprosonArchitectA19551962 
Item 3 of 3Wheeler & SprosonArchitectural practiceA19551962 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p116
Item 2 of 2Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp14

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2NMRSWheeler & Sproson Collection D24916-24921; D 28764-28773 (photos); FID 62/1-15 (drawings); SC1072609 (perspective sketch of redevelopment)
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers (Harry) Anthony Wheeler: F no5841 (combined box 103)