Basic Site Details

Name: Provision Works
Town, district or village: Torry
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1 YesNew road running eastwards from Victoria Bridge, south side


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 212 December 1883 Plans approved 
Item 2 of 2After 1906Before 1921 Alterations/additions?


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 7Alexander EllisArchitectA1883  
Item 2 of 7Ellis & WilsonArchitectural practiceA1883  
Item 3 of 7Robert Gordon Wilson (senior)ArchitectA1883  
Item 4 of 7John Wilson WalkerArchitectBAfter 1906Before 1921Additions/alterations?
Item 5 of 7Robert Gordon Wilson (junior)ArchitectBAfter 1906Before 1921Additions/alterations?
Item 6 of 7Wilsons & WalkerArchitectural practiceBAfter 1906Before 1921Additions/alterations?
Item 7 of 7Robert Gordon Wilson (senior)ArchitectB?After 1906Before 1915Additions/alterations? - possibly done by Wilsons & Walker after R G Wilson Senior's retirement


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Aberdeen Preserving Company, Ltd 


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen City Archives (Copy in Public Library)Aberdeen Plans Committee Minutes Plans passed 13 December 1883
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Wilson Walker: F v25 no1871 (microfilm reel 15)