Basic Site Details

Name: Housing for Balgonie Colliery Company Ltd, 49-53 Main Street
Town, district or village: Coaltown of Balgonie
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Houses D  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Housing  
Item 2 of 2Miner's cottage  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 149,51,53 (28,30), Main Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21913 Plans dated 
Item 2 of 21937 Alterations and additionsPlans for additions and alterations 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 4Gillespie & Scott A1913  
Item 2 of 4James Ross Gillespie A1913  
Item 3 of 4James Scott A1913  
Item 4 of 4Andrew David Haxton  1937 * Additions and alterations.

* earliest date known from documented sources.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Balgonie Colliery Company Ltd 


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSHaxton & Watson Collection HW 1890/1/3, HW 1890/1/6
Item 2 of 2Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore261810