Basic Site Details

Name: Fire Station, Abington
Town, district or village: Abington
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Unclear whether the two schemes listed here refer to the same fire station... certainly, they have different architects

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 35 December 1952 * Plans prepared, construction not yet begun 
Item 2 of 36 November 1953 * ProposedLCC to erect new fire station (NB different architect named for 1952 job)
Item 3 of 3September 1962 Plans prepared, construction not yet begunNew fire station at Abington for Fire Brigade Joint Com.

* 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 MillerArchitect 5 December 1952 * New fire station
Item 2 of 2William Robertson WattArchitect 6 November 1953 * New fire station

* earliest date known from documented sources.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Lanarkshire County Council1952-1953, new fire station(s)


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder5 December 1952  p852
Item 2 of 3Builder6 November 1953  p720
Item 3 of 3Builder7 September 1962  p517