Basic Site Details

Name: Drumchapel Housing Development Unit 3 Housing
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Located roughly north of Linkwood Drive/Southdeen Avenue and south of Kinfauns Drive, this section of the development consisted of 1236 dwellings in 1953-6, 768 dwellings in 1954-7, and other shops and dwellings.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11953c. 1957Build/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 2Archibald George JuryArchitectA1953c. 1957As City Architect of Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (Architectural and Planning Dept)
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) A1953c. 1957With A G Jury as City Architect

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 1Drumchapel Housing DevelopmentThis record refers Glasgow Corporation's development of various housing schemes in the satellite town of Drumchapel. See related 'child' buildings for details on individual housing developments.


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild GCA DG Unit 3 (1953/230; 1954/206, 207)