Basic Site Details

Name: Town Hall
Town, district or village: Elgin
City or county: Morayshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: New Town Hall replacing the one that was burnt dwon ( see separate entry).

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 2April 1951 ProposedKininmonth appointed architect by Elgin Town Council for proposed town hall.
Item 2 of 219571961Build/construction 


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 7(Sir) William Hardie Kininmonth ArchitectA19571961 
Item 2 of 7Ian Charles GordonArchitectA19571961 
Item 3 of 7Rowand Anderson Kininmonth & PaulArchitectural practiceA19571961 
Item 4 of 7Richard Gale EwingArchitectB19721975Extension
Item 5 of 7Rowand Anderson Kininmonth & PaulArchitectural practiceB19721975Extension
Item 6 of 7Thomas Hynd DuncanArchitectB19721975Extension
Item 7 of 7William Gray LeslieArchitectB19721975Extension


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p552
Item 2 of 2Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Pressp592

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder13 April 1951  p534