Basic Site Details

Name: Medico-Chirurgical Society Hall
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen Record Office  
Item 2 of 2Customs, Excise and Inland Revenue OfficeYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 127, 29, 31, King StreetYesNumbers given in listed building record


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21832 Journal reference 
Item 2 of 21852 Journal referenceAdditions


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 5Archibald SimpsonArchitectC18181820 
Item 2 of 5John SmithArchitectA1832  
Item 3 of 5J & W SmithArchitectural practiceB1852 Additions
Item 4 of 5John SmithArchitectB1852 Additions
Item 5 of 5William Smith IIArchitectB1852 Additions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Fraser, G M1918Archibald Simpson Architect and his times Aberdeen Weekly Journal, 5 April to 11 October 1918part v
Item 2 of 2MacInnes, Ranald1992The Aberdeen guide  p147

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen Journal18 April 1832   
Item 2 of 2Aberdeen Journal31 March 1852   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register19983This includes nos 29 and 31