Basic Site Details

Name: Cove Farm Garden Suburb
Town, district or village: Gourock
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: For 'Woolwich workers'. Cost 35,000

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319091910 Designed
Item 2 of 31916  Scheme executed on a reduced scale
Item 3 of 31970s Demolition 


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 5James Salmon (junior) A19091910 
Item 2 of 5John Gaff Gillespie A19091910 
Item 3 of 5Salmon, Son & Gillespie A19091910 
Item 4 of 5William Alexander Kidd A19091910 
Item 5 of 5William Forrest Salmon A19091910 


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


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Architect and Builder's Journal5 January 1910   
Item 2 of 4Garden Cities and Town PlanningDecember 1909  p185
Item 3 of 4Glasgow Advertiser and Property Circular24 August 1916   
Item 4 of 4Greenock Telegraph9 December 1909  p1

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 William Alexander Kidd: L v18 no 1384