Basic Site Details

Name: Elgin Town Hall
Town, district or village: Elgin
City or county: Morayshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21884 Design exhibitedCompetition designs
Item 2 of 21939  Burnt and demolished


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 6John HuttonArchitectA1884 Competition design - not successful
Item 2 of 6Knox & HuttonArchitectural practiceA1884 Competition design - not successful
Item 3 of 6William Gordon KnoxArchitectA1884 Competition design - not successful
Item 4 of 6Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectB1884 Won in competition
Item 5 of 6James MatthewsArchitectB1884 Won in competition
Item 6 of 6Matthews & MackenzieArchitectural practiceB1884 Won in competition


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2RSA1884   864, 499
Item 2 of 2Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Pressp592