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Trevelyan Court

Hob Uid: 1499718
Location :
North Tyneside
Non Civil Parish
Grid Ref : NZ2596768768
Summary : Two fifteen-storey H-plan tower blocks built as public housing. The blocks contained 180 dwellings in total. Construction was approved by committee in 1960. Both blocks are now demolished.
More information : The block was commissioned by Newcastle-upon-Tyne County Borough Council. The site of the blocks lay outside of Newcastle City Borough however, and came under the jurisdiction of Longbenton Urban Distict Council. The Alternate Name was the name given to the contract for the development. The exact date of demolition is unknown. (1)

The Primary and Alternate addresses of Bevan Court and Trevelyan Court were the individual addresses of each block; both are of equal status. (2)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Tower block : modern public housing in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
Source details : Gazetteer 1
Page(s) : 358
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Source Number : 2
Source : Externally held archive reference
Source details : Personal archive of Dr Miles Glendinning held at Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh.
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : 20th Century
Display Date : Demolished pre-2009
Monument End Date : 2009
Monument Start Date : 1960
Monument Type : Tower Block, Council Flats
Evidence : Demolished Building
Monument Period Name : Mid 20th Century
Display Date : Construction approved
Monument End Date : 1960
Monument Start Date : 1960
Monument Type : Tower Block, Council Flats
Evidence : Extant Building

Components and Objects:
Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : NZ 26 NE 110
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, TOWER BLOCK DATABASE PILOT PROJECT
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 2009-01-01
End Date : 2009-12-31