Basic Site Details

Name: Civic swimming baths, leisure centre, hotel, carpark and landfall
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of swimming pool 1.3m; cost of hotel leisure complex, carpark, Landfall 4m

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Olympia Leisure Centre  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Swimming baths  
Item 2 of 2Leisure Centre  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Earl Grey Place  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119701974Build/construction 


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 7Allan Fraser Bell A19701974 
Item 2 of 7Angus Lamont Mackinnon MacDonaldArchitectA19701974 
Item 3 of 7David Douglas BellArchitectA19701974Partner in charge
Item 4 of 7Gordon McQuattie FarquharsonArchitectA19701974 
Item 5 of 7James Parr & Partners A19701974 
Item 6 of 7James Reginald ParrArchitectA19701974 
Item 7 of 7Joseph Frank WynneArchitectA19701974 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Dundee Corporation 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep146
Item 2 of 2RIBA1980Directory of Practices 1980