Basic Site Details

Name: Campbeltown War Memorial
Town, district or village: Campbeltown
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Sources differ as to architect: more commonly attributed to A N Paterson, but Clifford's son's memoir claims Clifford was responsible.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21919 Competition held 
Item 2 of 21923   

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 8James Salmon & Son / James Salmon FRIBAArchitectural practiceB1919 Competition design - not successful
Item 2 of 8James Salmon (junior)ArchitectB1919 Competition design - not successful
Item 3 of 8A N Paterson & StoddartArchitectural practiceA1923 Won competition to secure job (according to HS Lists and B of S)
Item 4 of 8Alexander Nisbet PatersonArchitectA1923 Won competition to secure job (according to HS Lists and B of S)
Item 5 of 8Donald McKay StoddartArchitectA1923 Won competition to secure job (according to HS Lists and B of S)
Item 6 of 8Clifford & LunanArchitectural practiceC?1923(?) Clifford responsible, according to his son's memoir
Item 7 of 8Henry Edward CliffordArchitectC?1923(?) Clifford responsible, according to his son's memoir
Item 8 of 8Thomas Melville LunanArchitectC?1923(?) Clifford responsible, according to his son's memoir

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Clifford, William Henry Morton1986Recollections about my father Typescript, per Iain D Paterson, in DMW archivep8 - claims Clifford executed job
Item 2 of 2Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p160 - attributes job to A N Paterson

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder22 April 1921  p504 (Competition result)
Item 2 of 2BuilderLate 1921CXXI pp250-1 - Paterson & Stoddart design

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Argyll & Bute Council OfficesPlan collection Uncertain if this is the reference (from HS)
Item 2 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register43065Listed as by A N Paterson
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSA N Paterson Collection of Photographs of his work AG 10690 and 10742
Item 4 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSSalmon Collection Plans (Salmon)