Basic Site Details

Name: National Bank of Scotland, Glenluce Branch
Town, district or village: Glenluce
City or county: Wigtownshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

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

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 1Church StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 416 June 1898  Bank decided to build new premises on old site
Item 2 of 425 July 1898  Plans approved
Item 3 of 426 September 1898  Tenders of 1277 for mason work approved
Item 4 of 417 October 1898  Tenders of 1177 for other work accepted


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 3Alexander LorimerArchitectA1899c. 1900Probably involved, as chief assistant to T P Marwick
Item 2 of 3Thomas Craigie MarwickArchitectA1899c. 1900Possibly involved, as assistant to his father T P Marwick
Item 3 of 3Thomas Purves MarwickArchitectA1899c. 1900 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1National Bank of Scotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p328

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Alexander Lorimer: L v19 no1425 (various branches of National Bank of Scotland around Scotland); Thomas Craigie Marwick: L v19 no1452 ('branch banks various for NBS')
Item 2 of 2Royal Bank of Scotland Group ArchivesNational Bank Board Minutes NS/22/35: 16 June 1898, 25 July 1898, 26 September 1898, 17 October 1898