Basic Site Details

Name: Glenochil Mine
Town, district or village: Glenochil
City or county: Clackmannanshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Comprised baths, canteen and medical room etc

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Glenochil Young Offenders' Institution  
Item 2 of 2HM Prison and Detention Centre  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 3Mining  
Item 2 of 3Pithead baths  
Item 3 of 3Prison  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31957 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31966 Alteration/conversionConversion to detention centre.
Item 3 of 31973 AdditionYoung Offenders Institution


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 2Miners' Welfare Committee (or Miners' Welfare Commission), Mines Department, (National Coal Board Divisional Welfare)Architectural practiceA1957  
Item 2 of 2Alexander Buchanan CampbellArchitectA1960s1970sConversion to Young Offenders' Institution


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp523

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1NMRSA Buchanan Campbell Collection Hand list of drawings