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Charles Brand

551 36

Description Charles Brand

Collection Charles Brand

Catalogue Number 551 36

Category All Other

Scope and Content Material relating to the work of Charles Brand, Demolition Contractor, Dundee comprising two photograph albums recording country houses and castles demolished by the firm in the late 1940s and 1950s with views taken prior and during the process of demolition; a file of press cuttings relating to the demolitions with press advertisements for the subsequent sale of materials from Panmure, etc, 1949-58; a typescript list of buildings demolished; and a series of pencil drawings of the demolished buildings, drawn by Colin Gibson.

Archive History Deposited on temporary loan by Dundee Museums and Art Galleries, 1987.

System of Arrangement File of press-cuttings; typescript listing; file of drawings; two photograph albums.

Access Conditions There are no restrictions upon access.

Administrative History Charles Brand was a Dundee-base demolition contractor, active between the 1940s and 1960s.

Accruals No further accruals are expected.

Accession Number 1987/12

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/1176335

Collection Hierarchy - Collection Level

Collection Level (551 36) Charles Brand

Preview Category Catalogue Number Title Date Level
Print Room MS 260/19 Pencil drawing by Colin Gibson based on a photograph taken at the time of demolition c. 1945 Item Level
Print Room UC 1189 View fom south. Drawing based on a photograph taken at time of demolition. c. 1950 Item Level
Print Room FID 164/7 General view of rear and side facades, based on a photograph taken at time of demolition (1953) c. 1953 Item Level
Print Room RXD 343/4 Sketch perspective view from N, based on a photograph taken at the time of demolition. c. 1953 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images RXD 343/4 P Photographic copy of drawing showing sketch perspective view from N, based on a photograph taken at the time of demolition. c. 1953 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images PTD 601/1 P Dalpowie House Photographic copy of pencil drawing by Colin Gibson based on a photograph taken at time of domolition. c. 1945 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images PTD 46/13 P Duncrub House Photographic copy of drawing by Colin Gibson based on a photograph taken at the time of demolition. Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images A 3003 Auchmore House General view of house in state of dereliction. 2/1962 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images B 19570 Auchmore House General view of house during demolition. 2/1962 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images B 19572 Auchmore House General view of house after demolition. 2/1962 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images B 19571 View of ICI expert wiring up explosives prior to demolition. c. 1948 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images B 19569 View of result of first blast in the process of demolition. c. 1948 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images PTD 306/11 P Photographic copy of pencil drawing based on a photograph taken at time of demolition. Item Level
Print Room LAD 53/5 Drawing showing view from South-East. Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images SC 839627 View from N of main entrance, Fotheringham House. c. 1950 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images SC 839628 Main entrance, Logan House. Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images SC 839630 View of main entrance. c. 1960 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images SC 839631 View of SE elevation. c. 1960 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images SC 839632 General view of Panmure House, Angus. c. 1950 Item Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 839634 General view. c. 1960 Item Level
Manuscripts MS 260/21 1 Sheet - Drawing Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images WLD 42/4 P Photographic copy of drawing showing general view from NW. Item Level
Print Room MS 260/34 Drawing showing general view based on a photograph taken at time of demolition. Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images E 66892 Photographic copy of drawing showing general view based on a photograph taken at time of demolition. Item Level

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