Basic Site Details

Name: Insch Public hall
Town, district or village: Insch
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: The foundation stone of a new public hall was laid at Insch, near Aberdeen, on Thursday last. Mr Matthews, of Aberdeen, is the architect. [Building News 12 February 1869 p144]

Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Commerce StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1February 1869 Foundation stone 


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 1James MatthewsArchitect 1869  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp550

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News12 February 1869  p144