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Basic Site Details

Name: Temperance Assurance Buildings
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: C listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: £10,000. In 2012 Lakeland plastics occupy ground floor.

Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1154, Union StreetYesNear Diamond Street

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21898 Competition held 
Item 2 of 21900 Build/construction 

People

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 3George Gordon JenkinsArchitectA1898 First premiated competition design
Item 2 of 3George MarrArchitectA1898 First premiated competition design
Item 3 of 3Jenkins & MarrArchitectural practiceA1898 First premiated competition design

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Harper, Roger H1983Victorian Architectural Competitions: An Index to British and Irish Architectural Competitions… London: Mansell Publishing 
Item 2 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Presspp86, 169

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2BuilderLate 1898LXXV p606
Item 2 of 2Builder13 January 190078 p43

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20561 

Images

© All rights reserved. The Builder, Vol. 78, 13 January 1900, page 43.  (Courtesy of Robert Hill).  

© All rights reserved. The Builder, Vol. 78, 13 January 1900, page 43. (Courtesy of Robert Hill).