Basic Site Details

Name: Corn Exchange
Town, district or village: Kirkcaldy
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Presumably demolished to make way for public baths (see separate entry).

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Theatre After conversion in 1908

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Cowan StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41858 Plans approved 
Item 2 of 418591860Construction 
Item 3 of 4January 1860 Opened 
Item 4 of 41908  Conversion into theatre


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 4J, W H & J M Hay ('The Hays of Liverpool')Architectural practiceA18581860 
Item 2 of 4James Murdoch HayArchitectA18581860 
Item 3 of 4John HayArchitectA18581860 
Item 4 of 4William Hardie HayArchitectA18581860 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Groome, Francis H1883Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder1858XVI p 857
Item 2 of 2Builder1859 or 1860XVIII p 32