Basic Site Details

Name: Unionist Clubhouse and Hall
City or county: Aberdeen
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 4Cinema House  
Item 2 of 4Picturedrome Cinema  
Item 3 of 4Union Club House and Hall  
Item 4 of 4Union HallYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 22-3, Skene TerraceYes 
Item 2 of 242-43, Union TerraceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 313 August 1897  Plans approved
Item 2 of 31901  Completed
Item 3 of 31910  Converted to cinema


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 2Arthur Hay Livingstone MackinnonArchitectA18971901 
Item 2 of 2Robert Moir GibsonArchitectA18971901As apprentice/assistant to A H L Mackinnon


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Aberdeen City Archives (Copy in Public Library)Aberdeen Plans Committee Minutes Plans approved 13 August 1897
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20691 
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Robert Moir Gibson: L v24 no1936; Arthur Hay Livingstone Mackinnon: F no3018 (box 15)