Basic Site Details

Name: Stirling Courthouse
Town, district or village: Stirlingshire
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
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Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Viewfield PlaceYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21864  Scheme for new sheriff court adjoining prison in St John Street
Item 2 of 218741876 Scheme executed

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 6Brown & WardropArchitectural practiceA1864 Scheme for new sheriff court adjoining prison in St John Street
Item 2 of 6James Maitland WardropArchitectA1864 Scheme for new sheriff court adjoining prison in St John Street
Item 3 of 6Thomas Brown IIArchitectA1864 Scheme for new sheriff court adjoining prison in St John Street
Item 4 of 6Charles ReidArchitectB18741876Scheme executed - based on Brown & Wardrop design of 1864
Item 5 of 6James Maitland WardropArchitectB18741876Scheme executed - based on Brown & Wardrop design of 1864
Item 6 of 6Wardrop & ReidArchitectural practiceB18741876Scheme executed - based on Brown & Wardrop design of 1864

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2RCAHMS1996Tolbooths and Town-Houses: Civic Architecture in Scotland to 1833 London: The Stationery Officep188
Item 2 of 2Scottish Civic Trust1983Historic Buildings at Work: a guide to the historic buildings of Scotland used by Central Government Scottish Civic Trust/Property Services Agency, Department of the Environmentp17

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Stirling Observer23 September 1875   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register41108 
Item 2 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register House Plans opies of plans in NMRS
Item 3 of 3Stirling Record OfficeMinutes of the Commissioners of Supply