Basic Site Details

Name: Bowhill Colliery, pithead baths
Town, district or village: Bowhill, Auchterderran
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Colliery  
Item 2 of 2Pithead baths  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 130 October 1936 Journal reference 


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 3Frederick George FrizzellArchitectA19351936With J A Dempster as Chief Architect
Item 2 of 3John Austin DempsterArchitectA19351936As Chief Architect for the Northern Division, Miners' Welfare Commission
Item 3 of 3John Henry ForshawArchitectA19351936In overall charge of the Miners' Welfare Commission, Architects' Department


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Allison, Georgina1994The Miners Welfare Commission and Pithead Baths in Scotland Twentieth Century Society journal, Summer 1, Industrial Architecture, pp 55-64Appendices A & B

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect and Building News30 October 1936CXLVIII p149
Item 2 of 2Builder30 October 1936CLI p862