Basic Site Details

Name: Erskine Hospital
Town, district or village: Erskine Ferry
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of 1963 extension 65,000

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Princess Louise Scottish Hospital  

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3October 1951 AdditionWork is to start shortly on the erection of a new extension to the Erskine Hospital, which will be devoted to limbless ex-Service men
Item 2 of 31955 AdditionMortuary Chapel
Item 3 of 31965 Addition 


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 8R J Walker & SmithArchitectural practice 1951 For new extension
Item 2 of 8Alexander David HislopArchitectT1952 Cottages
Item 3 of 8Hislop & WelshArchitectural practiceT1952 Cottages
Item 4 of 8Alexander David HislopArchitectB1955 Mortuary Chapel
Item 5 of 8Hislop & WelshArchitectural practiceB1955 Mortuary Chapel
Item 6 of 8David Reekie SmithArchitectC1965 Extension - unclear if involved.
Item 7 of 8R J Walker & SmithArchitectural practiceC1965 Extension
Item 8 of 8William Munro SmithArchitectC1965 Extension


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder5 October 1951  p468

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Glasgow University Library Special CollectionsHislop & Welsh CollectionGB 0247 MS Hislop 153/1-10Also MS Hislop 55/1-31; 56/1-10