Basic Site Details

Name: Keith Cottage Hospital
Town, district or village: Keith
City or county: Banffshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: A cottage hospital, erected at Keith, N.B., as a memorial of the late Dr. Turner, was opened on Friday last. It has been erected at a cost of úl,500, including furnishing. The architect was Mr. Robertson. [Building News 7 January 1881 p29]

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Turner Memorial HospitalYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418771879  
Item 2 of 431 December 1880 Opened 
Item 3 of 418931895AdditionKynoch fever wards opened
Item 4 of 41923 or 1926 Alterations and additionsFurther additions. (Buildings of Scotland gives 1923- Richardson 1926)

People

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 5Francis Davidson Robertson (or Francis Duff Robertson)ArchitectC18791880 
Item 2 of 5Francis Davidson Robertson (or Francis Duff Robertson)ArchitectB18931895Kynoch fever wards added
Item 3 of 5James Brown NicolArchitectA1923 or 1926 Further additions (Buildings of Scotland gives 1923- Richardson 1926)
Item 4 of 5Kelly & NicolArchitectural practiceA1923 or 1926 Further additions (Buildings of Scotland gives 1923- Richardson 1926)
Item 5 of 5William KellyArchitectA1923 or 1926 Further additions (Buildings of Scotland gives 1923- Richardson 1926)

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Kynoch, GeorgeFunded fever wards
Item 2 of 2Seafield, LordDonated site

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive)Listed as Turner Memorial Hospital
Item 2 of 2Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Pressp667

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Building News7 January 1881  p29
Item 2 of 2Huntly Express8 March 1879   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Brown Nicol: F no 2514 (box 7)