Basic Site Details

Name: Hopetoun Colliery, Pithead Baths
City or county: West Lothian
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 31937   
Item 2 of 31938  Further work? Alterations?
Item 3 of 31940  Further work?


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 4John Austin DempsterArchitectA1937 As Chief Architect for the Northern Division, Miners' Welfare Commission
Item 2 of 4Frederick George FrizzellArchitectB1938 Alterations? Further work? - as assistant to Dempster
Item 3 of 4John Austin DempsterArchitectB1938 Alterations? Further work? - as Chief Architect for the Northern Division, Miners' Welfare Commission
Item 4 of 4Donald Denoon JackArchitectC1940 Further work?


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 1Architect and Building News1940Jan-June p89