Basic Site Details

Name: Duncan Macpherson Hospital
Town, district or village: Gourock
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31925 Opened 
Item 2 of 31928  Extension
Item 3 of 31979  Closed down


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 5A N Paterson & StoddartArchitectural practiceA1925  
Item 2 of 5Alexander Nisbet PatersonArchitectA1925  
Item 3 of 5Donald McKay StoddartArchitectA1925  
Item 4 of 5Abercrombie & MaitlandArchitectural practiceB1928 Extension
Item 5 of 5James Steel MaitlandArchitectB1928 Extension


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Macpherson, Duncan, Captain, of Mavisbank, Ashton GourockBequeathed funds for construction of building, which was erected by his trustees


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2MacLean, Allan1986Abercrombie and Maitland Architects 1886-1963 B. Arch University of StrathclydeInformation courtesy of Duncan Macintosh, Renfrewshire Council
Item 2 of 2Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive) 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Mitchell Library GlasgowOffice Plans and drawings of Watson, Salmond & GrayTD 1155/116