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Basic Site Details

Name: National Bank of Scotland, Paisley Branch
Town, district or village: Paisley
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

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

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 StreetYesCorner
Item 2 of 2St Mirren StreetYesCorner


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 65 August 1873  Site purchased for 4000
Item 2 of 6March 1875  Drawings for bank dated
Item 3 of 66 May 1876  Estimates of 6000 accepted
Item 4 of 625 April 1877  Bank took up occupancy in new premises
Item 5 of 67 April 1896  Top flat to be converted into separate dwelling house (no architect given)
Item 6 of 61901  Alterations (no architect given)


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 5Charles DavidsonArchitect 18751877 
Item 2 of 5Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectA18751877 
Item 3 of 5John Dick PeddieArchitectA18751877 
Item 4 of 5John More Dick PeddieArchitectA18751877 
Item 5 of 5Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceA18751877 


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 1RSA1879   957

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Paisley and Renfrewshire Gazette21 February 1925  Obituary of Charles Davidson

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register39105 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1870/99/1
Item 3 of 3Royal Bank of Scotland Group ArchivesNational Bank Board Minutes 5 August 1873, 14 January 1875, 6 May 1876, 18 April 1877, 7 April 1896, 25 July 1901


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