Basic Site Details

Name: Stirling Tract Depot
Town, district or village: Stirling
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Built for the Stirling Tract Enterprise, and sold by them in 1877 when they had outgrown the premises. They moved to new premises in Dumbarton Road (see separate entry), and the King Street building was converted to a bank.

STIRLING, N.B.—For new premises for the Tract Depository at Stirling. Drawings, specifications, and copy of quantities from Mr Drummond, Tract Depot, Stirling, and of Messrs Hay, Liverpool, the architects. Tenders to June 15. [Building News1 June 1860 p445]

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Bank of ScotlandYes 
Item 2 of 2British Linen Bank by 1909

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2King StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2Murray PlaceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118601862  


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 4J, W H & J M Hay ('The Hays of Liverpool')Architectural practice 18601861 
Item 2 of 4James Murdoch HayArchitectA18601862 
Item 3 of 4William Hardie HayArchitectA18601862 
Item 4 of 4W & J HayArchitectural practiceA18611862 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Drummond, Mr, of Stirling Tract Enterprise 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp738
Item 2 of 3Industries of Stirling and District Industries of Stirling and District  p89
Item 3 of 3Walker, David M2002Presbyterian Variations on Themes by Sharpe and Pugin:The Scottish Work of the Hays of Liverpool Architectural Heritage XIII, Journal of the Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland, pp99-127p124

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News1 June 1860  p445 - contracts

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register41363