Basic Site Details

Name: Dundee Royal infirmary, Radiodiagnostic Department
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: It is as yet unclear iof Johnston & Baxter worked in association with James Deuchars as architect to the Regional Hospital Board.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Hospital  
Item 2 of 2Medical  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2November 1951 ProposedPart of a five year building programme by the Eastern regional Hospital of Scotland. Estimated cost of 70,000
Item 2 of 2November 1951 Plans prepared, construction not yet begunPlans for new radiodiagnostic department have been prepared


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 4James Russell BaxterArchitectA1951  
Item 2 of 4Johnston & BaxterArchitectural practiceA1951 Prepared plans
Item 3 of 4Eastern Regional Hospital Board B1951  
Item 4 of 4James DeucharsArchitectB1951 Prepared plans - as architect to the Eastern Regional Hospital Board.

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Dundee Royal InfirmarySuperseded original Dundee Royal Infirmary (built 1793-8), which later became a school and was subsequently demolished.

Information from Daxid Baxter.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder2 November 1951  p605
Item 2 of 2Builder30 November 1951  p773

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Russell Baxter: A no5290 (stored under F5448, combined box 79)