Basic Site Details

Name: Premises of James D Bruce
Town, district or village: Dunfermline
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Black's Folly  
Item 2 of 2Boot's The Chemist  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 169-71, High Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31927 Alterations and additions 
Item 2 of 319581963Plans datedAlterations
Item 3 of 31970s Reconstruction(?) 


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 10James Grant ShearerArchitectB1927 Alterations
Item 2 of 10George AnnandArchitectA19581963Alterations
Item 3 of 10James Daniel ShearerArchitectA19581963Alterations
Item 4 of 10Shearer & AnnandArchitectural practiceA19581963Alterations
Item 5 of 10(Sir) Harry Anthony Wheeler (or simply Sir Anthony Wheeler)ArchitectC1970s Reconstruction?
Item 6 of 10Alan James Clark C1970s Reconstruction?
Item 7 of 10Andrew Glen WeirArchitectC1970s Reconstruction?
Item 8 of 10Frank SprosonArchitectC1970s Reconstruction?
Item 9 of 10Wheeler & SprosonArchitectural practiceC1970s Reconstruction?
Item 10 of 10William Hughes McLeodArchitectC1970s Reconstruction?


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   

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, RCAHMSShearer and Annand CollectionSA 1950/34/1-10