Basic Site Details

Name: Craigieknowes, Cottages for Admiralty civilians
Town, district or village: Greenock
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Tender accepted by Greenock Town Council of the West of Scotland Building Company

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Cottage  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 3Baxter Street  
Item 2 of 3Brown Street  
Item 3 of 3Grosvenor Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11916 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 2James Salmon (junior)ArchitectA1916 May have made designs
Item 2 of 2West of Scotland Building Company A1916  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Local Government Board for ScotlandContributed to scheme


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Rosenburg, Lou2016Scotland's Homes fit for Heroes: Garden City Influences on the Development of Scottish Working Class Housing, 1900-1939 Scottish Centre for Conservation Studies: The Word Bankpp157-159

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Daily Record15 October 1916  p3