Basic Site Details

Name: Robert Burns Statue
Town, district or village: Ayr
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218891891Build/constructionStatue
Item 2 of 21892  Design of pedestal exhibited


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 4George Alexander LawsonArchitectB18891891Designed statue
Item 2 of 4James Archibald MorrisArchitectA1892 Design of pedestal exhibited
Item 3 of 4James Kennedy HunterArchitectA1892 Design of pedestal exhibited
Item 4 of 4Morris & HunterArchitectural practiceA1892 Design of pedestal exhibited


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp144
Item 2 of 5Close, Robert1992Ayrshire and Arran, an Illustrated Architectural Guide Edinburgh: RIASp19
Item 3 of 5Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts1893   803
Item 4 of 5Graves, Algernon1905The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of exhibitors and their works…1905-6London: Graves and Bell1892, no 1750
Item 5 of 5RSA1895   483

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Ayrshire Advertiser10 July 1890   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register21515