Basic Site Details

Name: Galloway Creamery
Town, district or village: Stranraer
City or county: Wigtownshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41925  Manager's house - plans dated
Item 2 of 41934 AdditionExtension
Item 3 of 41967 AdditionNew creamery building added for the Scottish Milk Marketing Board.
Item 4 of 41968 Won award or awardsRIBA Civic Trust Award (Group B) for redevelopment and extensions


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 7J Brown & Son (Building Contractors) LtdContractor  1967Extension and redevelopment (phase II - boiler house)
Item 2 of 7Mitchell Construction Co. (Scotland) LtdBuilder  1967Extension and redevelopment (phase I - new creamery and phase III - warehouse, cold store and staff block)
Item 3 of 7W S A WilliamsArchitect  *1967Extension and redevelopment
Item 4 of 7Allan Stevenson & CasselsArchitectural practiceA1925 Manager's house - plans dated
Item 5 of 7Thomas McGill CasselsArchitectA1925 Manager's house - plans dated
Item 6 of 7Alexander MairArchitectB1934 Extension
Item 7 of 7(Sir) Frederick Snow & PartnersEngineer Before 1967 Consulting engineers for additional building

* earliest date known from documented sources.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Scottish Milk Marketing Boardfor additional building constructed around 1967.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Architect and Building News1934July-Dec p162
Item 2 of 3Building14 July 1967  p112-3
Item 3 of 3Building7 February 1969  p6/95

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Ayrshire Archives (from February 2007)Darley- Hay Partnership archive Plans