Basic Site Details

Name: Pollokshaws CDA Unit 1 Area A
Town, district or village: Pollokshaws
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 126 dwellings in three- and four-storey tenements

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 3Christian Street  
Item 2 of 3Greenview Street  
Item 3 of 3Pollokshaws Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219611965Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21961 Plans dated 


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 7Hugh Crawford Stewart Ferguson A19611963As assistant
Item 2 of 7J L Gleave & Partners A19611964 
Item 3 of 7Joseph Lea Gleave A19611964 
Item 4 of 7Dorward Matheson Gleave & Partners B19641965 
Item 5 of 7Joseph Lea Gleave B19641965 
Item 6 of 7Allen ('Mick') Short Matheson B 1965Unclear if Dorward and Matheson were partners of Gleave before 1964
Item 7 of 7Ivor Gardiner Menzies Gordon Dorward B 1965Unclear if Dorward and Matheson were partners of Gleave before 1964


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Architectural and Planning Department, Glasgow Corporation 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Pollokshaws CDA Unit 1 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p564

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architect and Building News6 May 1964   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers F no 7485 (Combined Box 192)
Item 2 of 2Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of GuildGCA DG 1961/599