Basic Site Details

Name: Local Centre, Whitemoss
Town, district or village: East Kilbride
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Scheme comprising Flats Shops Bank and Garages

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Shopping centre Local centre
Item 2 of 2Flats Local centre


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11952 Proposed 


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 4Thomas ('Tom') Riddell SpavenArchitect 1952 Noted as assistant in charge
Item 2 of 4(Professor) Ralph CowanArchitectA1952  
Item 3 of 4Alan ReiachArchitectA1952  
Item 4 of 4Reiach & CowanArchitectural practiceA1952  


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


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Architects Journal3 June 1952  pp16-18
Item 2 of 4Architectural DesignJune 1952  p160- with illustrations]
Item 3 of 4Architectural ReviewOctober 1952  p259
Item 4 of 4Builder7 November 1952  p661 pp665-667