Basic Site Details

Name: National Bank of Scotland, Aberdeen Union Street Branch
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
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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 21 and 3, Market StreetYesCorner
Item 2 of 267, Union StreetYesCorner


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 421 February 1871  Purchase of premises for 7200 reported
Item 2 of 418721873 Alterations to fit premises up for bank business
Item 3 of 418761877Alterations and additions 
Item 4 of 41985 AdditionExtension to Market Street


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 9David MacGibbonArchitectA18721873Alterations
Item 2 of 9MacGibbon & RossArchitectural practiceA18721873Alterations
Item 3 of 9Thomas RossArchitectA18721873Alterations
Item 4 of 9Graham Maitland ThomsonArchitectC18761877Alterations
Item 5 of 9Hugh Martin & PartnersArchitectural practiceB1985 Extension to Market Street
Item 6 of 9Ian Gordon CookArchitectB1985 Extension to Market Street
Item 7 of 9Robert Leiper B1985 Extension to Market Street
Item 8 of 9Ronald ('Ron') Scott SutherlandArchitectB1985 Extension to Market Street
Item 9 of 9William Lamond GallowayArchitectB1985 Extension to Market Street


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 1Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp150

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Royal Bank of Scotland Group ArchivesNational Bank Board Minutes 16 February 1871, 21 February 1871, 27 February 1871, 22 May 1871, 3 July 1872, 31 January 1871, 13 June 1873, 1 June 1876