Basic Site Details

Name: Crichton Royal Institution, farm
Town, district or village: Dumfries
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Crichton Royal HospitalYesSince c1943
Item 2 of 2Industrial Therapy UnitYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118901892  

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 1John DavidsonArchitect 18901892With advice from Col R F Dudgeon (landowner, Cargen House)

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Crichton Royal Institution, main buildings 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Darragh, Alison2011Prison or Palace? Heaven or Hell? An architectural and social study of the development of public lunatic asylums in Scot Unpublished PhD thesis, University of St Andrewsvol 2, p 282
Item 2 of 4Easterbrook, C C1940The Chronicle of Crichton Royal (1833-1936) Dumfries 
Item 3 of 4Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p261
Item 4 of 4Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive) 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register6693