Basic Site Details

Name: Dumbarton Civic Theatre and Community Centre
Town, district or village: Dumbarton
City or county: Dunbartonshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: 70,000 with aid of a grant from the Arts Council

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Theatre  
Item 2 of 2Community Centre  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31962January 1966Plans dated 
Item 2 of 320 May 1966 Scheme acceptedWork expected to begin in August of this year
Item 3 of 3September 1967 ProposedRoyal Burgh Council considering proposals for 76,000 civic theatre at town centre.


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 5(Professor) George Alexander Macnab (misspelt McNab)ArchitectA1966 Uncertain if involved or not.
Item 2 of 5Alan Reiach Eric Hall & PartnersArchitectural practiceA1966  
Item 3 of 5Eric Walker HallArchitectA1966  
Item 4 of 5James Stuart RentonArchitectA1966 Uncertain if involved or not.
Item 5 of 5Alan ReiachArchitectA20 May 1966 Unclear if he was in sole charge of this project. Others may or may not have been involved.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Building20 May 1966  p207
Item 2 of 2Building1 September 1967  p122

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSAlan Reiach Collection AR 17/1-3