Lead Partner: New Gorbals Housing Association
Project HistoryClick an image to enlarge
Glasgow City Centre, Gorbals
Two tower blocks on Crown Street/Sandiefield Road in the Gorbals
have been demolished in controlled explosions.
The 24-Storey towers were 69m tall and contained almost 400
flats. They were completed in 1971.
The towers were demolished to make way for a new health centre,
social housing and office accommodation.
The work is part of a £100m regeneration project by New Gorbals
Housing Association aimed at transforming the Hutchesontown
Demolition has taken place.
part of a £100m project.
Between 2003 and 2014 Clyde Waterfront was a strategic
partnership comprising the Scottish Government, Scottish
Enterprise, Glasgow City, Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire
Councils. Its purpose was to promote the economic, social and
environmental regeneration of 13 miles of the River Clyde from
Glasgow city centre to Dumbarton.