Basic Site Details

Name: Aberfeldy Town Hall
Town, district or village: Aberfeldy
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41888 Plans drawn upCharles Sandeman Robertson drew up plans
Item 2 of 418891890  
Item 3 of 4September 1889 Foundation stone 
Item 4 of 4July 1890 Opened 


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 2James Marjoribanks MacLarenArchitect 18891890 
Item 2 of 2Charles Sandeman RobertsonArchitectB1890 Submitted competition plans for town hall and work on school in 1888 but not selected. Robertson brought an action against the Commissioners of Police in Aberfeldy because he claimed that they had agreed to implement his plans in 1888. The Commissioners claimed this was because of local opposition and that there had been no written contract to employ him.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Dundee Evening Telegraph & Post20 February 1890   
Item 2 of 3Perthshire Advertiser21 July 1890   
Item 3 of 3Perthshire Courier24 September 1889   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20839CRIEFF ROAD, ABERFELDY TOWN HALL INCLUDING BOUNDARY WALLS