Basic Site Details

Name: 552 houses, Barmulloch Housing Scheme
Town, district or village: Barmulloch
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 552 two-storey BISF and Blackburn cottages in the northern section of Barmulloch Housing Scheme

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 2Rockfield Road Source says Ryeside Road, Rockfield Road, etc...
Item 2 of 2Ryeside Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11949(?)Build/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 4John Train & Co. LtdBuilder 1949(?)Builders with contractors MacTaggart and Mickel Ltd and James Crawford and Co Ltd.
Item 2 of 4MacTaggart and Mickel LtdBuilder 1949(?)Builders with contractors John Train and Co Ltd and James Crawford and Co Ltd.
Item 3 of 4Archibald George JuryArchitectA1949(?)Jury as Housing Director in Glasgow Corporation Housing Department
Item 4 of 4Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) A1949(?)With A G Jury as Director of Housing

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Barmulloch Housing SchemeAn extensive peripheral Corporation housing scheme of 2000 Houses (with roads and sewers) developed in 1948-53, with a mixture of two-storey and four-storey blocks. Original proposals by R Bradbury. Director of Housing and R Bruce City Engineer. Contractor - Scottish Housing Group 21 Blythswood Square Glasgow.

See related 'child' buildings for individual schemes.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p439

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of GuildGCA DG 1949/374