Basic Site Details

Name: Broughty Ferry Library
Town, district or village: Broughty Ferry
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21923  Plans first drawn up
Item 2 of 2After 1925   


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 4Frank Drummond ThomsonArchitect 1923 Drew up plans - not executed. Gifford gives James Thomson 1923 as architect and date. Other sources disagree.
Item 2 of 4Dundee Burgh Engineer's Office/Dundee City Engineer's OfficeArchitectural practiceAAfter 1925 With James McLlean Brown as City Engineer/Architect
Item 3 of 4James McLellan BrownArchitectAAfter 1925 As City Architect/Engineer
Item 4 of 4Robert DronArchitectAAfter 1925 As assistant to James McLellan Brown


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep396

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2DMW ArchiveResearch notes for 'Scottish Thirties' by Charles McKean  
Item 2 of 2Dundee UniversityDundee University Archives Plans Ref no: N (lib) 29