Basic Site Details

Name: Church of Scotland Training College
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: This is referenced to Burgh Surveyor's Records, Aberdeen City Council (HS).

The nature of the work by Duncan McMillan is unclear.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2261-265, George StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2North Charlotte StreetYesAdditions. This seems to be now Charlotte Street?


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41874 Journal reference 
Item 2 of 41875 Journal reference 
Item 3 of 41887  Additions
Item 4 of 41889  Further additions


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 8Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectA1874  
Item 2 of 8Duncan McMillanArchitect 1875 Additions?
Item 3 of 8Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectB1887 Additions
Item 4 of 8James MatthewsArchitectB1887 Additions
Item 5 of 8Matthews & MackenzieArchitectural practiceB1887 Additions
Item 6 of 8Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectC1889 Further additions
Item 7 of 8James MatthewsArchitectC1889 Further additions
Item 8 of 8Matthews & MackenzieArchitectural practiceC1889 Further additions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Chapman & Riley1952Granite city: a plan for Aberdeen  p147
Item 2 of 4Cleland, Elizabeth1896Records of the Classes, Church of Scotland Training College in Aberdeen 1896   
Item 3 of 4Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp211
Item 4 of 4Wood, John1828Plan of the Cities of Aberdeen   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen Journal28 January 1874  For Marshall Mackenzie work
Item 2 of 2Aberdeen Journal29 September 1875  For McMillan work

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20317 
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20202Extension in Charlotte Street listed separately(as 46 Charlotte Street).