Basic Site Details

Name: Torry Housing Scheme
Town, district or village: Torry
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 1Housing scheme 156 dwellings


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1c. 1920 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 6George Gordon Jenkins Ac. 1920 With Kelly as consultant
Item 2 of 6Harbourne Maclennan Ac. 1920 Was appointed as consultant with William Kelly
Item 3 of 6Jenkins & Marr Ac. 1920 With Kelly as consultant
Item 4 of 6Aberdeen City Architect's Department (later City of Aberdeen District Council Architects Division) Bc. 1920 With William Kelly as consultant architect
Item 5 of 6William Kelly Bc. 1920 Acted as consultant with Maclennan
Item 6 of 6John Gordon Gc. 1920 As Burgh Surveyor -working with William Kelly and Harbourne Maclennan.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp302
Item 2 of 2Who's Who in Architecture1923    

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Additional information from Jum Fiddes