Basic Site Details

Name: Garrick Hospital
Town, district or village: Stranraer
City or county: Wigtownshire
Country: Scotland
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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 1Edinburgh RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 618971898Construction 
Item 2 of 61900  Addition of mortuary
Item 3 of 61933  Addition to west
Item 4 of 619531955 Low extension to east
Item 5 of 619671968Addition 
Item 6 of 61985 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 13Richard ParkArchitect 18971898 
Item 2 of 13Alexander Maclean GoudieArchitect 1933 Western addition
Item 3 of 13Thomas Arnold Jeffryes (sometimes misspelt Jeffreys)Architect 19531955Low extension to east
Item 4 of 13Department of Health for Scotland (Scottish Board of Health; later Scottish Development Department)Architectural practiceC19531955Low extension to E - with Jeffryes as chief architect and J R McKee as job architect
Item 5 of 13James Alexander Roy McKeeArchitectC19531955Low extension to E - as job architect
Item 6 of 13Forbes MurisonArchitectD19531955As Chief Architect to the Western Regional Hospital Board - in collaboration with the Department of Health
Item 7 of 13Western Regional Hospital Board D19531955With Forbes Murison as chief architect - in collaboration with the Department of Health
Item 8 of 13John Sutherland J19671968Extensions
Item 9 of 13Sutherland & Dickie J19671968Extensions
Item 10 of 13William Henry Dickie j19671968Extensions
Item 11 of 13John Alexander CoplandArchitectK1985 Extensions
Item 12 of 13Sutherland Dickie & CoplandArchitectural practiceK1985 Extensions
Item 13 of 13William Henry Dickie K1985 Extensions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Garrick, George - watchmaker, jeweller and ProvostLegacy enabled construction of hospital


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p532
Item 2 of 3RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   
Item 3 of 3Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive)