Basic Site Details

Name: Ross Memorial Hospital
Town, district or village: Dingwall
City or county: Ross and Cromarty
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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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 1Ferry RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 618721873  
Item 2 of 625 October 1873 Opened 
Item 3 of 61 July 1880 Journal referenceAdditions
Item 4 of 61896  David Ross Lodge
Item 5 of 61909  New isolation hospital constructed to rear
Item 6 of 61939  Maternity wing


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 4William Cumming JoassArchitectA18721873 
Item 2 of 4William Cumming JoassArchitectB1879 Additions
Item 3 of 4Donald MacDonaldArchitectC1939 Maternity wing
Item 4 of 4Mackenzie & MacDonaldArchitectural practiceC1939 Maternity wing - MacDonald responsible


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Burdett, H C1880Cottage Hospitals  p274 etc
Item 2 of 3Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp406
Item 3 of 3Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive) 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Builder1873XXXI p934
Item 2 of 4Inverness Advertiser19 April 1872   
Item 3 of 4Inverness Advertiser25 October 1872   
Item 4 of 4Inverness Courier1 July 1880   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register24501