Basic Site Details

Name: Demonstration Eight Storey Flats, Toryglen
Town, district or village: Toryglen
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1November 1951 ProposedTwo demonstration flats of eight storey blocks of flats of a new type with an internal structural cross wall related to a method of concrete prestressing of floors.


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 4Archibald George Jury A1951 As City Architect
Item 2 of 4Glasgow Corporation Housing Department (later Architectural & Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation) A1951 With A G Jury as City Architect
Item 3 of 4Sam Bunton B1951  
Item 4 of 4Sam Bunton & Associates B1951  


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder23 November 1951  p736