Basic Site Details

Name: Lochgilhead Combination Poorhouse
Town, district or village: Lochgilphead
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: C listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Argyll and Bute Hospital Nurses' HomeYes 
Item 2 of 3Argyll and Clyde Health Board Staff Home & OfficeYes 
Item 3 of 3Mid Argyll Poorhouse  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Poor house  
Item 2 of 2Health workers house  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Lochgilhead Combination Poorhouse, Hospital RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11856 or 1861   

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 1David CrowArchitect, Builder 1856 or 1861  

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive)Listed as Argyll and Bute Hospital Nurses' Home - gives date as 1856
Item 2 of 3Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p382 - gives date as 1861
Item 3 of 3www.workhouses.co.uk www.workhouses.co.uk   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register52027 
Item 2 of 2National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register House Plans RHP 30871/1-11