Basic Site Details

Name: Mid-rise housing, George Street and Canal Street Redevelopment Stage 2 Phase 1
Town, district or village: Paisley
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 244,300

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Housing Eight five-storey blocks of flats

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1George Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 121 April 1965 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 5Lawrence Construction Co. Ltd  1965  
Item 2 of 5John Alexander McGregor A1965 As Burgh Engineer (Paisley Burgh Engineer's Dept)
Item 3 of 5Paisley Burgh Engineer's Department A1965 With John Alexander McGregor as Burgh Engineer
Item 4 of 5Sam Bunton A1965  
Item 5 of 5Sam Bunton & Associates A1965  

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 1George Street and Canal Street Redevelopment Area 


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 Londonp75 George Street, Paisley Stage II

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Renfrewshire CouncilPaisley Dean of Guild Records1965/64