Basic Site Details

Name: Timex Factory
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 1964 work cost 300,000

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2NCR Building  
Item 2 of 2UK Time Co's Factory  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Myrekirk Road off this road


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31947 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31964 Build/constructionCost 300,000
Item 3 of 31971 AdditionCost 130,000


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 19Beard, Bennett & Wilkins  1947  
Item 2 of 19John Stanley Coombe Beard A1947  
Item 3 of 19Ralph Roland Wilkins A1947  
Item 4 of 19Walter Robert Francis Bennett A1947  
Item 5 of 19(Professor) James Paul BAfter 1959After 1980 
Item 6 of 19Baxter Clark & Paul  1964  
Item 7 of 19David William Baxter (junior) B1964  
Item 8 of 19Ian Geoffrey Plenderleath B1964  
Item 9 of 19John Scott Beveridge B1964(?)  
Item 10 of 19John Stewart Clark B1964  
Item 11 of 19Robert Reid Black B1964  
Item 12 of 19Robert Reid Black A1971 Addition
Item 13 of 19(Professor) James Paul C1971 Addition
Item 14 of 19Alexander John Smith C1971 Addition
Item 15 of 19Baxter Clark & Paul C1971 Addition
Item 16 of 19George Lindsay Bruce C1971 Addition
Item 17 of 19Ian Geoffrey Plenderleath C1971 Additions
Item 18 of 19John Stewart Clark C1971 Addition
Item 19 of 19Peter Murchie C1971 Addition

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Effluent Plant, TimexCost 120,000


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep68, 274
Item 2 of 3Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p554
Item 3 of 3RCAHMS1992Dundee on Record RCAHMSp56

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSScottish Survey of Architectural Practices Project MS material