Basic Site Details

Name: SSHA Housing, Cadder Road
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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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 1Cadder Road  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 721 May 194921 June 1949 Contract placed for fencing for 104 Weir houses
Item 2 of 714 September 194913 October 1949 Contracts placed for erection of 104 Weir houses
Item 3 of 7November 1950 Plans prepared, construction not yet begunHouses to be erected
Item 4 of 713 November 1953 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begunLayout plans prepared and approved for 280 houses, forming the FIFTH development of the scheme
Item 5 of 79 April 1954 * ProposedPlans to be prepared for 280 houses
Item 6 of 725 June 1954 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans prepared and approved for 32 flatted houses
Item 7 of 725 June 1954 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans in hand for 280 houses

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 4Scottish Special Housing Association (SSHA)Architectural practiceA19471949With T O W Gratton as Chief Architect
Item 2 of 4Thomas Oswald White GrattonArchitectA19471949As Chief Architect to SSHA.
Item 3 of 4Archibald George JuryArchitect 13 November 1953 * Plans prepared and approved for 280 houses (5th development)
Item 4 of 4James Austen BentArchitect 1954 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.


References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Williamson, Riches, Higgs1990Glasgow (The Buildings of Scotland)  p418

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 6Builder4 November 1949  p599
Item 2 of 6Builder8 July 1949  p62
Item 3 of 6Builder10 November 1950  p483
Item 4 of 6Builder13 November 1953  p764
Item 5 of 6Builder9 April 1954  p656
Item 6 of 6Builder25 June 1954  p1134