Basic Site Details

Name: Lorn Combination Poorhouse, Dalintart
Town, district or village: Oban
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41862 OpenedOriginal building
Item 2 of 41896  Deadhouse and alterations to poorhouse
Item 3 of 41909  Piggery and minor alterations
Item 4 of 41912  Addition - new bathroom at Male Sick Ward

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 5John McKillopArchitect 1862 Original building
Item 2 of 5Kenneth MacraeArchitect 1896 Deadhouse and alterations to poorhouse
Item 3 of 5William L MenziesArchitect 1909 Piggery and minor alterations
Item 4 of 5James Grewar FalconerArchitectB1912 Addition - new bathroom at Male Sick Ward
Item 5 of 5L & J G FalconerArchitectural practiceB1912 Addition - new bathroom at Male Sick Ward

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Committee of Management PerJohn Stewart MacCaig, clerk & treasurer of the Committee for 1896 and 1909 work
Item 2 of 2Lorn Combination Poorhouse CommitteeClient for 1912 work

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive)Listed as Dalintart Hospital
Item 2 of 2Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p410

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1ObanOban Dean of Guild For 1896 and 1909 work