Basic Site Details

Name: RAF Lossiemouth
Town, district or village: Lossiemouth
City or county: Morayshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of work completed 1969 2.1M. (Cost given in RIBA papers 3m)

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1RNAS Lossiemouth  

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 5 1969Build/constructionNew accommodation
Item 2 of 512 February 1960 Proposed'to be brought up to date at a cost of 900,000'; est. completion in two years per Builder p340
Item 3 of 526 August 1966 Contract offeredContract awarded to Alexander Hall & Son (Builders) Ltd for new stores and office accommodation for 70,100
Item 4 of 519741976Alteration/conversionAlterations and additions
Item 5 of 519831989Build/constructionASM project


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 8Alexander Hall & Son (Builder) LtdBuilder 26 August 1966 New stores and office accommodation
Item 2 of 8(Sir) William Hardie Kininmonth ArchitectC1969  
Item 3 of 8Ian Charles GordonArchitectC1969 Began when he was senior architect - but completed as partner in charge - of new accommodation
Item 4 of 8Rowand Anderson Kininmonth & PaulArchitectural practiceC1969  
Item 5 of 8Thomas Hynd DuncanArchitectC1969  
Item 6 of 8William Gray LeslieArchitectC1969  
Item 7 of 8H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practice 19741976Alterations and additions
Item 8 of 8H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceB19831989ASM Project


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1MPBWClient for 1969 work

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Royal Naval Air Service Fire Station, Lossiemouth 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p590
Item 2 of 2RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder12 February 1960  'NATO Construction Work' p340
Item 2 of 2Building26 August 1966   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIAS, Rutland SquareRecords of membership Ian Charles Gordon's papers