Basic Site Details

Name: Turriff Municipal Buildings
Town, district or village: Turriff
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Notes: In the High Street of Turriff NB a group of municipal buildings have been built next to the Post Office. Free Renaissance in style and faced with red Delgaty freestone, the premises provide a court-room and council chamber, each 23 feet by 18 feet. The architect is Mr W L Duncan of Turriff. [Building News 4 March 1910 p322]

Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119071908Build/construction 

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 1William Liddle DuncanArchitectA19071908 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2McKean, Charles1990Banff and Buchan: an illustrated guide  p66
Item 2 of 2Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Pressp409

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News4 March 1910  p322

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Aberdeen City ArchivesDuncan and Munro Collection Plans
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register42174 
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Liddle Duncan: L v17 no1237