Basic Site Details

Name: Aberdeen War Memorial, Cowdray Hall
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Blackfriars StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2SchoolhillYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41921 Design exhibitedDesigned
Item 2 of 419231925Construction 
Item 3 of 41924 Design exhibited 
Item 4 of 429 September 1925  Opened and dedicated


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 3A Marshall Mackenzie & SonArchitectural practiceA19211925 
Item 2 of 3Alexander George Robertson MackenzieArchitectA19211925 
Item 3 of 3Alexander Marshall MackenzieArchitectA19211925 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4MacInnes, Ranald1992The Aberdeen guide  p156
Item 2 of 4Royal Academy exhibitors    1924, no 1201
Item 3 of 4RSA1921   559
Item 4 of 4Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Presspp88, 129

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2BuilderLate 1925CXXIX pp492, 501 (plan, illustration)
Item 2 of 2Country Life1928July pp209

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 Town Council Minutes (?)
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register19978