Basic Site Details

Name: Seaton Brick & Tile Company Offices, Market Street
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: ABERDEEN - New offices have just been erected in South Market Street for the Seaton Brick and Tile Company. The architects are Messrs Ellis & Wilson, Aberdeen and Messrs J & J Ross, Aberdeen are contractors for the mason work. [Builder 5 June 1897 p516]

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Market StreetYesWest side. Also called South Market Street


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3December 1893  Measurements for carpenter and joiner work being drawn up
Item 2 of 311 January 1894 Plans approved 
Item 3 of 31897 Opened 


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 3Alexander EllisArchitectA1894  
Item 2 of 3Ellis & WilsonArchitectural practiceA1894  
Item 3 of 3Robert Gordon Wilson (senior)ArchitectA1894  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Seaton Brick and Tile Company 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp254

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder5 June 1897  p516

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 11 January 1894
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSJ B Pirie Collection Copy of measuements for carpenter and joiner work