Basic Site Details

Name: Commercial Chambers, 2, 4, 6 Panmure Street
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: N.B. there are conflicts of information about this building. Gifford et al give Alexander Johnston as architect and the dates vary in different sources. However subsequent research in the archives of the bank prove the building is by William Railton.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Union Bank of Scotland  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Office(?)  
Item 2 of 2Bank  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Meadowside  
Item 2 of 22, 4, 6, Panmure StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21866 Plans dated 
Item 2 of 218711873Alteration/conversionFurther work


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 2William Atkinson RailtonArchitectA1866 Plans dated - original building
Item 2 of 2William Atkinson RailtonArchitectB18711873Further work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep135

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Bank of Scotland ArchivesBank of Scotland, Union Bank etc Archives 1866 and 1871-3 plans by William A Railton
Item 2 of 3Dundee Planning Department/NMRSDundee Approved Duplicate Plans (Originals in NMRS for dates 1867-1883; otherwise on microfilm)  
Item 3 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register254982-6 (Even Nos) Panmure Street, Meadowside, Former Union Bank of Scotland