Basic Site Details

Name: Post office
Town, district or village: Buckie
City or county: Banffshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: The Banff Advertiser [8 April 1915] carried a sketch of the new Post Office on East Church Street with a description of the building and also the ancillary building to be erected to the rear.

The new Buckie Post Office was opened March 1916 though there was no ceremony, owing to the war. A sketch of the new building together with a description was given on page 6. [Banff Advertiser 16 March 1916]

Contractors: Mason, A Milne and Son; Slater and Plumber, John Barclay and Son; Joiners , Geddes and Sons; Plasterers- Rodger and Baxter, Aberdeen; Painter and Glazier - J. Kintrae and Son, Elgin.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1East Church Street  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219141916Build/construction 
Item 2 of 2March 1916 Opened 

People

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 3Clement GeorgeArchitectA19141916 
Item 2 of 3George SutherlandArchitectA19141916 
Item 3 of 3Sutherland & GeorgeArchitectural practiceA19141916 

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Banffshire Advertiser16 March 1916  p6