Basic Site Details

Name: Murtle Hydropathic
Town, district or village: Milltimber
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Deeside Hydropathic  
Item 2 of 3Murtle Sanatorium  
Item 3 of 3Tor-Na-Dee HospitalYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Binghill RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418991900Construction 
Item 2 of 4c. 1910c. 1915 Alterations
Item 3 of 41918  Converted to sanatorium
Item 4 of 419191920 Additional wing


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 3Ellis & WilsonArchitectural practiceA18991900 
Item 2 of 3Robert Gordon Wilson (senior)ArchitectA18991900 
Item 3 of 3George Bennett MitchellArchitect c. 1910c. 1915Alterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Lawson, Dr, of Glen-o-DeeClient for conversion into sanatorium


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Jamieson, David and Wilson, W Stewart2003Old Lower Deeside Stenlakep22
Item 2 of 2Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive)Listed as Tor-na-Dee Hospital

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Aberdeen Daily Journal17 August 1899   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Aberdeen City ArchivesGeorge Bennett Mitchell and Son Collection GBM/1910/14/1-3