Basic Site Details

Name: National Bank of Scotland, Nairn Branch
Town, district or village: Nairn
City or county: Nairnshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: John Wilson, Builder.

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 2High StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2Leopold StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218371838 New premises
Item 2 of 220 May 1864 Journal referenceAdditions


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 5Robert Wright (junior)Architect 18371838New premises
Item 2 of 5John WilsonArchitect, BuilderD1837  
Item 3 of 5Alexander RossArchitectA1864 Additions
Item 4 of 5Ross & JoassArchitectural practiceA1864 Additions
Item 5 of 5William Cumming JoassArchitectA1864 Additions


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, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp282

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Inverness Advertiser20 May 1864   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Alan Barron, descendantInformation sent via 'Contact Us' on the website Sent January 2012
Item 2 of 2Royal Bank of Scotland Group ArchivesNational Bank Board Minutes 13 October 1837, 3 December 1838