Glasgow, Lainshaw Drive, The Linn Crematorium
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Linn Crematorium, Lainshaw Drive, 1962, T S Cordiner
A Beaux Arts-influenced modernist complex in a peaceful parkland setting, comprising two ceremonial chambers, each with its own waiting facilities and flanked by curved cloistered remembrance gardens.
Taken from "Greater Glasgow: An Illustrated Architectural Guide", by Sam Small, 2008. Published by the Rutland Press http://www.rias.org.uk
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Glasgow, Lainshaw Drive, Linn Crematorium.
Architect: T.S. Cordiner, 1962.
See 'Buildings of Scotland', 'Glasgow'.
(Undated) information in NMRS.
Linn Crematorium, Lainshaw Drive. By T S Cordiner; opened in 1962. Long and low, but with a strongly mannered silhouette. Expressionist canopies on tapering pilotis stretch out either side of the central block.
E Williamson, A Riches and M Higgs 1990.