Basic Site Details

Name: Carnegie Public Library
Town, district or village: Fraserburgh
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2King Edward Street  
Item 2 of 2The Hexagon  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41 January 1904 Competition results announced 
Item 2 of 416 September 1904 Contracts advertised 
Item 3 of 47 October 1904 Tenders invited 
Item 4 of 423 October 1905 OpenedOfficially opened by Lord Saltoun


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 1William Stephen Fergusson WilsonArchitectA19041905Won competition and secured job


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Presspp59, 202

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Aberdeen Journal1 January 1904   
Item 2 of 4British Architect16 September 1904  pviii
Item 3 of 4British Architect7 October 1904  pix
Item 4 of 4Building News16 September 1904  p419

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Neil DarlingtonInformation sent via DSA website Sent August 2009