Basic Site Details

Name: Dundee Royal Infirmary, Caird Cancer Pavilion
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Caird Building  
Item 2 of 2Caird Cancer BuildingYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219021907  
Item 2 of 21930 AdditionSE additions


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 5James FindlayArchitectA19021907 
Item 2 of 5David SmithArchitectA19031907Superintended work - as chief assistant to James Findlay
Item 3 of 5David William BaxterArchitectB1930 SE additions
Item 4 of 5James Russell BaxterArchitectB1930 SE additions
Item 5 of 5Johnston & BaxterArchitectural practiceB1930 SE additions

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Dundee Royal InfirmarySuperseded original Dundee Royal Infirmary (built 1793-8), which later became a school and was subsequently demolished.

Information from Daxid Baxter.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep217-8

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Dundee Archive and Record CentreJohn Murray Robertson/James Findlay Collection (from Wellwood Leslie Architects) GD/WL Bundle 8 (16 sheets drawings)
Item 2 of 4Dundee Planning Department/NMRSDundee Approved Duplicate Plans (Originals in NMRS for dates 1867-1883; otherwise on microfilm)  
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register25543 
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers David Smith: L v20 no1590