Basic Site Details

Name: New Technical College, Kilmarnock
Town, district or village: Kilmarnock
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Holehouse Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 419611966Build/constructionDates given in 'Buildings of Scotland'
Item 2 of 420 January 1961 Scheme acceptedfor new technical college at cost of 800,000 per Builder p158
Item 3 of 4February 1961May 1964Build/constructionactual start date and estimated completion date per Builder 28 Apr 1961 p811
Item 4 of 43 February 1961 Build/constructionsite prep started, building to start before April per Builder p243


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 3Ayr County Architect's OfficeArchitectural practiceA19611966With Robert Govan Lindsay as County Architect
Item 2 of 3Robert Govan LindsayArchitectA19611966 
Item 3 of 3F A MacDonald & PartnersArchitectural practice, EngineersB19611966 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Education Authority 

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 1Education Building Programme, Ayrshire 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp429

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder20 January 1961  p158
Item 2 of 3Builder3 February 1961  '10m. for New Schools' p243
Item 3 of 3Builder28 April 1961  'New Technical Colleges, Scotland' p811