Basic Site Details

Name: Macduff Town Hall
Town, district or village: Macduff
City or county: Banffshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Dated 1884

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 117, Shore StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21884  Competition held
Item 2 of 21885 Opened 


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 4Alexander LorimerArchitectA1884 As apprentice to Pirie & Clyne
Item 2 of 4Arthur ClyneArchitectA1884 Won competition and secured job.
Item 3 of 4John Bridgeford PirieArchitectA1884 Won competition and secured job.
Item 4 of 4Pirie & ClyneArchitectural practiceA1884 Won competition and secured job.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Pressp282

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Aberdeen Daily Free Press25 February 1892  p4 Obituary

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register37634 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSJ B Pirie Collection Contemporary photograph and 1 sheet of drawings (elevation and sections) for competition mounted on card with pseudonym 'Deveron'; third blue box nos 1-5
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Alexander Lorimer: L v19 no1425