Basic Site Details

Name: Housing for Balgonie Colliery Company Ltd, 1-11 Main Street
Town, district or village: Coaltown of Balgonie
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Block M, Block N, Block O  

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 211,12,13,14,15,16, Beech Avenue  
Item 2 of 21,2,3,4,5,6,7,9,11, Main Street  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31892 Plans dated 
Item 2 of 31913 * Alterations and additions 
Item 3 of 31937 * Alterations and additions 

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 7Gillespie & ScottArchitectural practiceA1892  
Item 2 of 7James Ross GillespieArchitectA1892  
Item 3 of 7James ScottArchitectA1892  
Item 4 of 7Gillespie & ScottArchitectural practiceB1913(?) Additions and alterations.
Item 5 of 7James Ross GillespieArchitectB1913(?) Additions and alterations.
Item 6 of 7James ScottArchitectB1913(?) Additions and alterations.
Item 7 of 7Andrew David HaxtonArchitect 1937 * Additions and alterations.

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Balgonie Colliery Company Ltd 

References

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 6National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSHaxton & Watson Collection HW 1890/1/3, HW 1890/1/11-12
Item 2 of 6Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore2618884-7 Main Street/Beech Avenue (Block N)
Item 3 of 6Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore2617081-5 Main Street (11-13 Beech Avenue) (Block O)
Item 4 of 6Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore2617117-11 Main Street (14-16 Beech Avenue) (Block O)
Item 5 of 6Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore2216161-3 Main Street (11-13 Beech Avenue) (Block O)
Item 6 of 6Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore2216178-10 Main Street/Beech Avenue (Block M)