Basic Site Details

Name: Marine House Hotel
Town, district or village: Oban
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: This may be the same as the Marine Hotel which was designed and extended by Alexander Shairp. There was a fire in the Marine in 1936 and the work by Lake Falconer may be the result of this

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3    
Item 2 of 31931  Alterations
Item 3 of 31936  Fire escape staircase


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 2Lake Falconer (junior)ArchitectA1931 Alterations
Item 2 of 2Lake Falconer (junior)ArchitectB1936 Fire escape staircase


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Richardson, Mrs Mary Jane, hotel keeper 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p417-8

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1ObanOban Dean of Guild For both phases of work