Basic Site Details

Name: Burgh Hospital
Town, district or village: Motherwell
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: This was amalgamated with the adjacent District Hospital (thought to be the same as the Lanarkshire County Hospital - see separate entry) in 1950 to form the Strathclyde Hospital.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Strathclyde HospitalYesAfter amalgamation with adjacent District Hospital, 1950

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31910  Additions
Item 2 of 3After 1947Before 1955Alterations and additions 
Item 3 of 31 February 1950  Amalgamated with adjacent District Hospital to form the Strathclyde Hospital


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 9Alex Cullen, Lochhead & BrownArchitectural practiceA19091910 
Item 2 of 9Alexander CullenArchitectA19091910 
Item 3 of 9Hugh Dykes SimpsonArchitectA19091910As assistant to Alex Cullen, Lochhead & Brown
Item 4 of 9James LochheadArchitectA19091910 
Item 5 of 9William BrownArchitectA19091910 
Item 6 of 9William Mair BishopArchitectA19091910As senior assistant to Alex Cullen, Lochhead & Brown
Item 7 of 9Cullen, Lochhead & BrownArchitectural practiceBAfter 1947Before 1955Alterations and extensions
Item 8 of 9Lockhart Whiteford HutsonArchitectBAfter 1947Before 1955Alterations and extensions
Item 9 of 9Stuart ClinkArchitectBAfter 1947Before 1950Alterations and extensions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Johnston, W T2003Artists of Scotland Officina Publications CDROM 
Item 2 of 2Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive)Listed under Strathclyde Hospital

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Mair Bishop: L v23 no1853; William Brown: L v12 no741 (microfilm reel 33); James Lochhead: F v20 no1453 (microfilm reel 13); Hugh Dykes Simpson: L v20 no1587; Stuart Clink: A no8649; F no5054 (Combined Box 53)