Basic Site Details

Name: National Cash Registers (NCR) Factory
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of initial factory 1,500,000. This is Block Number 4 in Dundee Industrial Estate.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21946 Build/constructionBegun at this date
Item 2 of 219471950Build/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 8Beard, Bennett & Wilkins A19471950 
Item 2 of 8John Stanley Coombe Beard A19471950 
Item 3 of 8Walter Robert Francis BennettArchitectA19471950 
Item 4 of 8Edward Grigg WylieArchitectB1949 Factory extension
Item 5 of 8Frederick Robert WylieArchitectB1949 Extension
Item 6 of 8George Ferguson Smellie ShanksArchitectB1949 Extension
Item 7 of 8Walter UnderwoodArchitectB1949 Extension
Item 8 of 8Wylie, Shanks & WylieArchitectural practiceB1949 Extension

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 1Dundee Industrial Estate 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  pp554, 603

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Walter R F Bennett's paper: F no 5711 (Combined Box 96); James Watson Ritchie's paper: F no5191 (Combined Box 62)