Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Scottish National Institution, administration block and other buildings
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: CHECK journal reference - is it for this block?

Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 419281935  
Item 2 of 41931 Journal reference 
Item 3 of 41938  New buildings
Item 4 of 41960s Addition 


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 8William John Smith GibsonArchitectA19281935 
Item 2 of 8Gibson & LoveArchitectural practiceB1938 New buildings
Item 3 of 8Robert LoveArchitectB1938 New buildings
Item 4 of 8William John Smith GibsonArchitectB1938 New buildings
Item 5 of 8Cullen, Lochhead & BrownArchitectural practiceF1960s Additions and alterations?
Item 6 of 8George Harold Emmett HallArchitectF1960s Additions and alterations?
Item 7 of 8Lockhart Whiteford HutsonArchitectF1960s Additions and alterations?
Item 8 of 8Stuart ClinkArchitectF1960s Additions and alterations?


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Western Regional Hospital BoardFor 1960s work

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Scottish National Institution for the Training of Imbecile ChildrenFormerly A Listed . Now demolished (largely re-developed before demolition). Skye building formerly B Listed, now also demolished.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp584
Item 2 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 3 of 3Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1938   278

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Architect and Building News1931Jan-Jun p392
Item 2 of 3Architect and Building News1933Jul-Dec p232
Item 3 of 3Glasgow Herald13 September 1935  p6