Basic Site Details

Name: Development for the Corporation of Glasgow with houses, schools, shopping centre, old people's
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Development consisted of 3,000 houses in low rise deck block and high rise types, one senior and two junior schools, comprehensive hopping centre, old people's homes etc. To cost 18,000,000

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 4Housing  
Item 2 of 4School  
Item 3 of 4Shopping centre  
Item 4 of 4Old people's home  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11969 Plans drawn upPreparation of layouts and working drawings being done


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 4Charles Adamson Smith A1969 Partner in charge
Item 2 of 4John B Wingate & PartnersArchitectural practiceA1969  
Item 3 of 4John Basden WingateArchitectA1969  
Item 4 of 4John Joseph Gardner MaxwellArchitectA1969  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Corporation of Glasgow 


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Charles Adamson Smith: F no 6885 (combined Box 164)