Basic Site Details

Name: Commercial Bank of Scotland, Lerwick Branch
Town, district or village: Lerwick
Island: Mainland
City or county: Shetland
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: 2248.13

Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 281-87, Commercial StreetYes 
Item 2 of 22, Queen's LaneYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218691871  
Item 2 of 2After 1969Before 1977Alterations and additions 


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 4David RhindArchitect 18691871 
Item 2 of 4James CampbellArchitectAAfter 1969Before 1977Extensions
Item 3 of 4John George William BarnieArchitectAAfter 1969Before 1977Extensions
Item 4 of 4Sinclair Macdonald & SonArchitectural practiceBAfter 1969Before 1977Extensions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Commercial Bank of Scotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp494
Item 2 of 2RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register37267 
Item 2 of 2Royal Bank of Scotland Group ArchivesCommercial Bank Board Minutes 22 July 1869, 21 October 1869