Basic Site Details

Name: 6 shops and 24 flats, Bellrock Street/Ruchazie Road, Cranhill Housing Scheme
Town, district or village: Cranhill
City or county: Glasgow
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 2Bellrock Street  
Item 2 of 2Ruchazie Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11951 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 2Francis Clunie ScottArchitectAc. 1951 Responsible for design as architect for Glasgow Corporation
Item 2 of 2Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) Ac. 1951 With F C Scott as 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 1Cranhill Housing SchemeCranhill Housing Scheme was devoted to low-rise non-traditional housing types. It contained nearly 2600 dwellings comprising 160 P1/2/3 two-storey foamslag flats; hundreds of proprietary Atholl, Blackburn, and Orlit houses; small numbers of terrace houses; old/single people's houses; and nearly 1700 dwellings in four-storey tenements.


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 1951/112