Basic Site Details

Name: Prestwick Municipal Buildings, pavilion and offices
Town, district or village: Prestwick
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Unexecuted
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Prestwick Town Hall  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 3Pavilion  
Item 2 of 3Office  
Item 3 of 3Municipal building  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11933  Competition


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 6(Sir) Basil Urwin SpenceArchitectA1933 Competition design - placed second
Item 2 of 6(Sir) William Hardie Kininmonth ArchitectA1933 Competition design - placed second
Item 3 of 6Kininmonth & SpenceArchitectural practiceA1933 Competition design - placed second
Item 4 of 6Alastair Frew Wallace (or Alexander Frew Wallace)ArchitectB1933 Won competition but design never executed
Item 5 of 6Noad & WallaceArchitectural practiceB1933 Won competition but design never executed
Item 6 of 6Richard Mervyn Noad (or simply Mervyn Noad)ArchitectB1933 Won competition but design never executed


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1McKean, Charles1987The Scottish Thirties: An Architectural Introduction Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Pressp88

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3DMW Archive (per Charles McKean)Mervyn Noad list compiled by Noad in response to questionnaire  
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSRIAS Collection Noad's competition drawings dated 1933
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Hardie Kininmonth: F no 4351 (combined box 9)