Basic Site Details

Name: Falkirk Post Office
Town, district or village: Falkirk
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 245-47, Vicar StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2Weir StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31875   
Item 2 of 31882 Journal reference 
Item 3 of 31893  Front block only?


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 5James Milne MonroArchitect 18751882 
Item 2 of 5H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceA1893 Front block? - with Robertson as architect for Scotland and Oldrieve as assistant with responsibility for Post Office buildings
Item 3 of 5John RutherfordArchitectA1893 Front block? - as assistant to Robertson in the Office of Works? Perhaps with Oldrieve?
Item 4 of 5Walter Wood RobertsonArchitectA1893 Front block? - as architect for Scotland in H M Office of Works, Edinburgh
Item 5 of 5William Thomas Oldrieve (sometimes William Thomas Oldgrieve)ArchitectA1893 Front block? - as assistant to Robertson in the Office of Works


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Historic Scotland Lists     

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1British Architect18 November 1882   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Glasgow City ArchivesMonro & Partners Collection MON 1870/4
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register31212