Basic Site Details

Name: Fraserburgh Town Hall and police office
Town, district or village: Fraserburgh
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Statue on corner of Alexander George Fraser by Edward Stephens of London.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Town hall  
Item 2 of 2Police station  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 21-5, Kirk BraeYes 
Item 2 of 23, Saltoun SquareYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 313 April 1853   
Item 2 of 31906  Extension for police office
Item 3 of 31939  Reconstruction


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 6James MatthewsArchitectA1853  
Item 2 of 6Mackenzie & MatthewsArchitectural practiceA1853  
Item 3 of 6Thomas MackenzieArchitectA1853  
Item 4 of 6Reid & McRobbieArchitectural practiceB1906 Extension for police office
Item 5 of 6William A McRobbieArchitect, SurveyorB1906 Extension for police office
Item 6 of 6Tawse & AllanArchitectural practice, Engineer 1939 Reconstruction


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Presspp56, 200

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Aberdeen Daily Journal3 December 1906   
Item 2 of 3Aberdeen Journal13 April 1853   
Item 3 of 3Architect and Building News1939Jan-June p342

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Fraserburgh Burgh Surveyor's officePlans  
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register31868