Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:
Set of 6 manuscript plans at 1:1250 scale showing the proposed Comprehensive Development Area for the Tollcross area of Edinburgh (32cm x 60cm), produced for the City of Edinburgh Working Party on Major Highway Planning. These show a proposed one way gyratory road system, land use zoning, phasing, and possible building development. 4 of the plans are hand-coloured on paper. The remainder are transparent overlays with blocks of colour using "Letratone".
Two draft reports by the Association of Building Technicians, both typewritten with hand written comments: Report on current planning practice under the T & CP Act, 1947 and Report on the London Plans . Also includes a manuscript plan of Glenrothes (15cm x 19cm) and some correspondence concerning the report.
City planning maps, plans and studies by Percy Johnson-Marshall, undertaken whilst a student studying for the Certificate in Civic Design at the University of Liverpool, for his thesis project entitled "Proposed town planning scheme for March, Isle of Ely". There are 13 sheets: 3 pencil details (65cm x 65cm), 4 survey and planning plans overlaid on 6 inch to 1 mile Ordnance Survey plans (62cm x 75cm).
The typescript thesis report with some manuscript notes are included.
Copy of a land-use plan for the University of Edinburgh Comprehensive Development Area (90cm x 127cm) by the City and Royal Burgh of Edinburgh. Land use parcels are identified by hand applied colour to a base map overlaid on a 1:1250 scale plan of the area. Acreages for the land parcels are given. There is a legend to the colour coding with total acreages for each land type.
University of Edinburgh campus parking facilities: drawings for car parking provision proposals, 1972
Set of A4 size plans showing existing and long-term plans for parking provision in different parts of the University of Edinburgh campus. Some are manuscript transparencies. The remainder are paper copies of the transparencies, some of which have been hand annotated.
2 copy plans (66cm x 90cm) by Percy Johnson-Marshall & Associates showing parking arrangements for George Square Lane at the University of Edinburgh. The first plan is manuscript and shows the parking layout at 1:500 scale. The second plan is semi-manuscript and shows parking, roads and pavements in coloured letratone also at 1:500 scale.