Basic Site Details

Name: 'Super' Swimming Pool of International Type
Town, district or village: Montrose
City or county: Angus
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1The Mall site at The Mall per Builder p482


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 220 May 1960 Plans prepared, construction not yet begunfor modern style international pool and suite of buildings per Builder p985
Item 2 of 2March 1961May 1962Build/constructionwork to start on 103,000 82 1/2 ft long by 42 ft wide swimming pool on a site at The Mall per Builder p482


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 5R Pert and Sons LimitedContractor 20 May 1960 have advanced plans per Builder p985
Item 2 of 5Charles Adamson Smith A19611962Project architect
Item 3 of 5John B Wingate & PartnersArchitectural practiceA19611962 
Item 4 of 5John Basden WingateArchitectA19611962 
Item 5 of 5John Joseph Gardner MaxwellArchitectA19611962 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep627
Item 2 of 2RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder20 May 1960  p985
Item 2 of 2Builder10 March 1961  p482

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 PapersF no6888 (Combined Box 164)Charles Adamson Smith's paper