Basic Site Details

Name: Derby Street CDA
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219611962Plans drawn up 
Item 2 of 21967 Won award or awardsSaltire Society Award


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 3David Bruce Walker A19611962Job architect
Item 2 of 3James Parr & Partners A19611962
Item 3 of 3James Reginald Parr A19611962 

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 2Derby Street Housing (first development)Cost 500,000.
Item 2 of 2Derby Street Housing (second development)Cost 1.5 Million.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glendinning, Miles and Muthesius, Stefan1994Tower Block: Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland Yale University Press: New Haven and Londonp241

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Bruce WalkerInformation sent to YH Sent 2010