Basic Site Details

Name: Dundee Garden City Association Kingsway Site
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: On the Baldovan Estate.

Maclaren, Soutar & Salmond site plan shows proposed dwellings between Foster Road, YMCA Recreation ground and Clive Road, including developments between Bruce Road and Kingsway.

Houses by Ogilvy & Stewart in collaboration with William Curtis Green are on Clive Road

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 4Bruce RoadYes 
Item 2 of 4Clive Road(?)Yes 
Item 3 of 4Foster RoadYes 
Item 4 of 4KingswayYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 37 February 1924  Plan dated
Item 2 of 319281929 Houses. Gifford gives 1924.
Item 3 of 31934 AdditionScheme extended w of Clive Road

People

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 16Andrew Graham PatrickArchitectA1924 Site layout and design of some houses
Item 2 of 16Charles Geddes SoutarArchitectA1924 Site layout and design of some houses
Item 3 of 16Maclaren Soutar SalmondArchitectural practiceA1924 Site layout and design of some houses
Item 4 of 16William SalmondArchitect, EngineerA1924 Site layout and design of some houses
Item 5 of 16Donald (F?) RossArchitectJ1924 Design of some houses
Item 6 of 16Findlay & StewartArchitectural practiceB19281929Houses - commenced when Stewart was in partnership with Ogilvy, and presumably completed in partnership with Findlay, in collaboration with William Curtis Green
Item 7 of 16Gilbert Francis Molyneux OgilvyArchitectB19281928Houses - in collaboration with William Curtis Green
Item 8 of 16Nelson T StewartArchitect, BuilderB19281929Houses - in collaboration with William Curtis Green
Item 9 of 16Ogilvy & StewartArchitectural practiceB19281928Houses - in collaboration with William Curtis Green
Item 10 of 16William Curtis GreenArchitectB19281929Houses - in collaboration with Ogilvy & Stewart
Item 11 of 16W Curtis Green & Partners D1934 Scheme extended W of Clive Road
Item 12 of 16William Curtis GreenArchitectD1934 Scheme extended W of Clive Road
Item 13 of 16Andrew Graham PatrickArchitectF1934 Scheme extended W of Clive Road
Item 14 of 16Charles Geddes SoutarArchitectF1934 Scheme extended W of Clive Road
Item 15 of 16Maclaren Soutar SalmondArchitectural practiceF1934 Scheme extended W of Clive Road
Item 16 of 16William SalmondArchitect, EngineerF1934 Scheme extended W of Clive Road

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Dundee Garden City Association Ltd 
Item 2 of 2Ogilvy, Sir Herbert Kinnaird, of Baldovan 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep273
Item 2 of 2Rosenburg, Lou2016Scotland's Homes fit for Heroes: Garden City Influences on the Development of Scottish Working Class Housing, 1900-1939 Scottish Centre for Conservation Studies: The Word Bankp208. Gives general context. Only 82 houses built.

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Dundee Planning Department/NMRSDundee Approved Duplicate Plans (Originals in NMRS for dates 1867-1883; otherwise on microfilm)  
Item 2 of 3Dundee University ArchivesShiell & Small Collection GB 254 MS 105/P237
Item 3 of 3Peter GackowskiDundee Garden City proposals plans and photographs