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Basic Site Details

Name: Anstruther Easter Town Hall
Town, district or village: Anstruther Easter
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Total cost 2,400

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 3Cunzie StreetYes 
Item 2 of 3Kirk Wynd  
Item 3 of 3School Green  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 718701872  
Item 2 of 71871   
Item 3 of 711 August 1871 Foundation stone 
Item 4 of 716 September 1872 Opened 
Item 5 of 71887  Alterations?
Item 6 of 719241930Alterations and additionsPlans for alterations and additions dated.
Item 7 of 7Before 1981 Restoration 


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 11John HarrisArchitect 18701872 
Item 2 of 11James Ross GillespieArchitectA1887 Alterations
Item 3 of 11James ScottArchitectA1887 Alterations
Item 4 of 11Andrew David HaxtonArchitect 19241930Alterations and additions.
Item 5 of 11David Irvine PirieArchitectFBefore 1981 Restoration
Item 6 of 11Henry ('Harry') McFarlane BunchArchitectFBefore 1981 Restoration
Item 7 of 11Ian McKerron BeggArchitectFBefore 1981 Restoration
Item 8 of 11James ('Jimmy') Hunter ShepherdArchitectFBefore 1981 Restoration
Item 9 of 11Lawrence ('Larry') Anderson Lyon RollandArchitectFBefore 1981 Restoration
Item 10 of 11Robert Hurd & Partners (or R A Hurd & Partners)Architectural practiceFBefore 1981 Restoration
Item 11 of 11L A Rolland & PartnersArchitectGBefore 1981 Restoration


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p71
Item 2 of 3Gourlay Anstruther  p30-31
Item 3 of 3RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News20 September 1872  page 230

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Courtesy of Robert Hill, CanadaInformation sent to Dictionary Sent June 2015
Item 2 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register36109 
Item 3 of 5National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSHaxton & Watson Collection HW 1920/14/1
Item 4 of 5Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore214553 
Item 5 of 5St Andrews University LibraryJames Gillespie and Scott Archive Bundle no 119


© All rights reserved. Building News 20 September 1872, p230 

© All rights reserved. Building News 20 September 1872, p230