Basic Site Details

Name: James McEwan & Co's Shop
Town, district or village: Perth
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: This is probably the same as 23 South Street and 41 St John Street but cannot be certain.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 223, South Street(?)Yes 
Item 2 of 241, St John Street(?)Yes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11921  Reconstruction

People

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 3Donald Alexander StewartArchitectA19211923Reconstruction
Item 2 of 3Robert Matthew MitchellArchitectA19211923Reconstruction
Item 3 of 3Smart & StewartArchitectural practiceA19211923Reconstruction

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1McEwan, James & CoReconstruction

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Pressp635
Item 2 of 2Who's Who in Architecture1923    

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA JournalJanuary 1950v57London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp120 - obituary of Robert Matthew Mitchell

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Robert Matthew Mitchell: F no2934 (box 14)