Papers and correspondence on erection of steel houses in Scotland.

Scope and Content

Includes: Detailed costings for erection of 1,000 houses in Glasgow and 200 in Cupar; Orders, schedules and extracts from ledgers for G & J Weir Ltd's housing factory at Cardonald; Blueprints and plans of various types of Weir houses with specifications and instructions for erection; May 1925 Photographs of construction at Newton Stewart; 22 Mar 1927 Copy of letter, Andrew L Coote, Bromley, Kent, occupier of a Weir house - 'those of our friends who live at Downham all say, they wish they could have a house like ours'