Basic Site Details

Name: Drumchapel Housing Development Unit 5 Housing
Town, district or village: Drumchapel
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Notes: Unit 5 housing consisted of 506 dwellings in three/four-storey tenements (1957-60), 60 dwellings in three-storey tenements (1957), and 216 dwellings (1959-61).

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119571961Build/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 2Archibald George JuryArchitectA19571961As City Architect for Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (Architectural and Planning Department)
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) A19571961With 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.

References

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 5 (1957/560, 793; 1959/585)