HC Deb 04 November 1920 vol 134 c594W

asked the Secretary for Scotland the number of houses approved by the Scottish Board of Health of the following types: houses built of stone, houses built of brick, houses built of cement blocks, and houses built of wood, respectively; and how many of the various types are under construction and how many have been completed?


Of 16,003 houses for which tenders were approved by the Scottish Board of Health, as at the 15th October, 1,464 are of stone, 13,485 of brick, 462 of brick with stone fronts, 86 of concrete, and 506 of timber. The numbers under construction are: Stone, 718; brick, 4,300; brick, with stone fronts, 156; concrete, 10; timber, 254. The numbers completed are: Stone, 187; brick, 179; timber, 182.

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