Basic Site Details

Name: Multi-storey car park, site of Old Black's Buildings
Town, district or village: Denburn
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Cost 420,000

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Denburn Road(?) possibly not street address of car park, although its widening is included in the scheme


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2 1970sCompletion 
Item 2 of 27 April 1961 Scheme acceptedStreets and Works Commission has agreed in principle to three-tiered underground car park for about 200 vehicles whose forecourt will face the Rosemount Viaduct; a block of buildings for shops and offices is proposed at the back of the car park; widening of Denburn Road and reconstruction of Denburn viaduct is also proposed per Builder p680


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 6Burke Martin Partnership (or Ian Burke, Hugh Martin & Partners)Architectural practiceAMid 1960s Scheme begun by this practice
Item 2 of 6George McIntosh KeithArchitectB1971 Scheme mainly carried out by Hugh Martin & Partners?
Item 3 of 6Hugh Harold Martin B1971 Scheme mainly carried out by Hugh Martin & Partners?
Item 4 of 6Hugh Martin & PartnersArchitectural practiceB1971 Scheme mainly carried out by this practice?
Item 5 of 6Ronald ('Ron') Scott SutherlandArchitectB1971 Scheme mainly carried out by Hugh Martin & Partners?
Item 6 of 6William Lamond GallowayArchitectB1971 Scheme mainly carried by Hugh Martin & Partners?


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RIBA1980Directory of Practices 1980   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder7 April 1961  p680