Basic Site Details

Name: Multi-storey housing, Tillydrone-Hayton IV
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Housing  
Item 2 of 2Tower block Five 19-storey tower blocks containing 360 flats

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Auchinleck Crescent  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 16 September 196529 November 1968Build/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 4Alexander Hall & Son (Builder) LtdBuilder 1965  
Item 2 of 4Aberdeen City Architect's Department (later City of Aberdeen District Council Architects Division)Architectural practiceA1965 With George McIntosh Keith as City Architect
Item 3 of 4George McIntosh KeithArchitectA1965 As City Architect
Item 4 of 4John MersonArchitectA1965 Job architect with main responsibility

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 1Tillydrone-Hayton Housing Scheme 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Glendinning, Miles and Muthesius, Stefan1994Tower Block: Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland Yale University Press: New Haven and Londonp367

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of John DonaldInformation sent via DSA website Sent February 2011