Basic Site Details

Name: Library
Town, district or village: Dunblane
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Now part of the Dunblane Institute. Opened October 1909. Cost over 2,000

Alternative Names

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1High StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219071909  
Item 2 of 2October 1909 Opened"Just opened" British Architect, 15 October 1909 p288


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 4Alexander DavidsonArchitectA19071909As assistant to his father, James Davidson and patner from August 1908
Item 2 of 4Gilbert Telfer ScottArchitectA19071909As assistant to James Davidson
Item 3 of 4James DavidsonArchitectA19071909 
Item 4 of 4James Davidson & SonArchitectural practice, Surveyors 1909  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Library Committee 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp447

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1British Architect8 October 1909  p288

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Alexander Davidson: L v17 no1217; Gilbert Telfer Scott: L v6 no387 (microfilm reel 31)