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Basic Site Details

Name: Dunfermline Post Office
Town, district or village: Dunfermline
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 3,000

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 3Bath StreetYes 
Item 2 of 3Pilmuir StreetYes 
Item 3 of 342-44, Queen Anne StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 618891890  
Item 2 of 615 June 1889 Advertisement for tenders 
Item 3 of 624 November 1890 Opened 
Item 4 of 61899  Alterations and additions to be made
Item 5 of 61902  Extension
Item 6 of 61938  Addition of garage adjoining post office


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 5H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceA18891890Original building
Item 2 of 5Walter Wood RobertsonArchitectA18891890Original building
Item 3 of 5H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceB1902 Extension
Item 4 of 5Walter Wood RobertsonArchitectB1902 Extension
Item 5 of 5John Wilson PatersonArchitect 1938 Addition of garage


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p190
Item 2 of 2RSA1890   484

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 7Architect6 September 1889XLII Supplement p2
Item 2 of 7Architect14 July 1899LXII p18
Item 3 of 7Builder LIX p466
Item 4 of 7Builder14 January 1938CLIV p142
Item 5 of 7Building News LIX p776
Item 6 of 7Dunfermline Journal15 June 1889   
Item 7 of 7Dunfermline Journal26 October 1901   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register2603442-44 (Even Nos) Queen Street, Head Post Officer Including Former Stable Yard and Boundary Wall


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