Basic Site Details

Name: Cottages, Marine Terrace
Town, district or village: Ferryhill
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: There are other plans referring to Marine Terrace (according to HS List) in Aberdeen City Archives - 1879, 1881, 1882

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Belvidere TerraceYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 13-11, Marine TerraceYesCottages by McMillan & Mackenzie were to complete the terrace which was originally designed by Archibald Simpson


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318301831Plans drawn upOriginal design
Item 2 of 318371838Build/constructionNos 9-10
Item 3 of 327 May 1880  Plans passed for revising and completing scheme


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 4Archibald SimpsonArchitect 18301831Original design
Item 2 of 4Duncan McMillanArchitectA1880 McMillan mainly responsible for revising and completing scheme
Item 3 of 4John Russell MackenzieArchitectA1880 McMillan mainly responsible for revising and completing scheme
Item 4 of 4Mackenzie & McMillanArchitectural practiceA1880 MacMillan mainly responsible for revising and completing scheme


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Fraser, G M1918Archibald Simpson Architect and his times Aberdeen Weekly Journal, 5 April to 11 October 1918xiii
Item 3 of 3Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp250

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen City Archives (Copy in Public Library)Aberdeen Plans Committee Minutes Plans passed 27 May 1880
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20421