Basic Site Details

Name: Multi-storey housing, Gallowgate II
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Contractor: W J Anderson

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Housing  
Item 2 of 2Tower block One 19-storey tower block containing 126 flats and one nine-storey tower block containing 72 flats


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 111 May 196430 December 1966Build/construction 


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 2Aberdeen City Architect's Department (later City of Aberdeen District Council Architects Division) A1965 With George McIntosh Keith as City Architect
Item 2 of 2George McIntosh Keith A1965 As City Architect


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 Londonp367