Basic Site Details

Name: North of Scotland Bank
Town, district or village: Wick
City or county: Caithness
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 182-86, High StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21886   
Item 2 of 21933 Alteration/conversionConversion of bank to Woolworths - as architect in Woolworths Liverpool office


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 MackenzieArchitectA1886  
Item 2 of 6James MatthewsArchitectA1886  
Item 3 of 6Matthews & MackenzieArchitectural practiceA1886  
Item 4 of 6Bruce Campbell DonaldsonArchitectB1933 Conversion of bank to Woolworths - as chief architect in Woolworths Liverpool office - perhaps involved
Item 5 of 6F W Woolworth & Co Ltd, in-house architects (Woolworth Constuction Department In-house architect(s)B1933 Conversion of bank to Woolworths
Item 6 of 6William Leslie SwinnertonArchitectB1933 Conversion of bank to Woolworths - as architect in Woolworths Liverpool office


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Morrison, Kathryn A Woolworths: 100 years on the High Street London: English Heritage (or Historic England)p106

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register42313 
Item 2 of 2Viewfield House, Old Perth Rd, Inverness (1990)A Marshall Mackenzie & Marr Office List (held by John G Marr in 1960)