Basic Site Details

Name: Sick Children's Hospital
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: In converted domestic house.

Superseded by the Hospital for Sick Children at Foresterhill (see separate entry).

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 1Castle TerraceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51877  Converted from house to hospital
Item 2 of 54 October 1884  Plans for alterations passed
Item 3 of 518961897 Alterations
Item 4 of 516 December 1897  Alterations
Item 5 of 51901  Further work


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 6Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectA1884 Alterations
Item 2 of 6James MatthewsArchitectA1884 Alterations
Item 3 of 6Matthews & MackenzieArchitectural practiceA1884 Alterations
Item 4 of 6Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectC18961897Further work
Item 5 of 6Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectB1901 Further work
Item 6 of 6Matthews & MackenzieArchitectural practiceB1901 Further work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive)Listed under Royal Aberdeen Hospital for Sick Children

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 4 October 1884
Item 2 of 2Viewfield House, Old Perth Rd, Inverness (1990)A Marshall Mackenzie & Marr Office List (held by John G Marr in 1960)