Basic Site Details

Name: Airdrie Public Library
Town, district or village: Airdrie
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: C Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Airdrie Public Library and Observatory  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2LibraryYes 
Item 2 of 2ObservatoryYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Airdrie Public Library, WellwyndYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31925 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31926 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 31953 Alterations and additionsTop-lit interior mostly redesigned.

People

Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 2George Arthur & SonArchitectural practiceA1925  
Item 2 of 2John Maurice ArthurArchitectA1925  

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Close, Rob, Gifford, John & Walker, Frank Arneil2016The Buildings of Scotland: Lanarkshire & Renfrewshire New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp.106
Item 2 of 3Peden, Allan1992The Monklands: an illustrated architectural guide RIASp9
Item 3 of 3Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1924   180

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20950