Basic Site Details

Name: Kelburn Castle grounds including monument to 3rd Earl of Glasgow (d. 1775)
Town, district or village: Kelburn
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Kelburne Castle  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21775 Build/constructionMonument to 3rd Earl
Item 2 of 21938  Layout of ground for national Government Fete, 11 June 1938


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 4R & J AdamArchitectural practiceA1775 Monument to the 3rd Earl
Item 2 of 4James AdamArchitectB1775 Monument to the 3rd Earl
Item 3 of 4Robert AdamArchitectB1775 Monument to 3rd Earl
Item 4 of 4James HoustonArchitect 1938 Layout for fete


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Kelburn, Lord 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp397
Item 2 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSJames Houston Collection HD K/3/1