Basic Site Details

Name: Housing, Dalneigh
Town, district or village: Dalneigh, Inverness
City or county: Inverness-shire
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 59 November 194810 December 1948 Contract placed for erection of 100 traditional houses
Item 2 of 510 June 1949  Tenders advertised for 12 traditional houses
Item 3 of 516 October 1953 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begun52 houses to be erected, est cost 114,000, at Dalneigh and Hilton housing areas
Item 4 of 513 November 1953 * Scheme acceptedDean of Guild Court approve plans for 24 three-apartment houses
Item 5 of 512 February 1954 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begunCC has plans in hand for erection of 12 houses, est cost 11,585

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 2James Austen BentArchitect 16 October 1953 * Plans prepared for 52 houses at Dalneigh and Hilton housing areas
Item 2 of 2Alexander Cullen (junior)Architect 12 February 1954 * Plans in hand for 12 houses

* earliest date known from documented sources.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Scottish Special Housing Association1949-1953, housing


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Builder31 December 1948  p781
Item 2 of 5Builder10 June 1949  p732
Item 3 of 5Builder16 October 1953  p600
Item 4 of 5Builder13 November 1953  p764
Item 5 of 5Builder12 February 1954  p321