Basic Site Details

Name: Lochmaben Town Hall
Town, district or village: Lochmaben
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: 2,000.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1The Tolbooth  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Town hall  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41745 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 41867  Additions
Item 3 of 4February 1877  Work begun
Item 4 of 431 December 1877 OpenedAlterations completed and building re-opened


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 3John DouglasArchitectB1745  
Item 2 of 3D & J BryceArchitectural practiceABefore 1876 Alterations and additions
Item 3 of 3David BryceArchitectABefore 1876 Alterations and additions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Groome, Francis H Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland (1882-85) Edinburgh, London & Glasgow: Thomas C Jack, Grange Publishing Works 
Item 2 of 3RCAHMS1996Tolbooths and Town-Houses: Civic Architecture in Scotland to 1833 London: The Stationery Officep139
Item 3 of 3Wilson, Dr TolboothLII, p152Transactions of the Dumfriesshire and Galloway Natural History Society 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register37541 
Item 2 of 2RCAHMSJohn Douglas CollectionDrawing no 36