Basic Site Details

Name: Arima District Hospital
Island: Trinidad
City or county:  
Country: West Indies
Grid ref:
Notes: In association with Prior Lourenco & Nothnagel, architects, Port of Spain; Structural Engineers CEP, Port of Spain; services engineers ENCO, Port of Spain and QS George Stevens, Port of Spain

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11981 AdditionTo be built in two phases, adding to already existing psychiatric hospital. First phase - 130 beds in nursing and obstetric suite (also emergency and outpatient facilities); second phase - 200 beds, general treatment, diagnostic and service facilities


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 2Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall & Partners (RMJM)Architectural practiceA1981 Addition to existing hospital - with Vernon Lee as senior partner
Item 2 of 2Vernon Harry LeeArchitectA1981 Addition to existing hospital - as senior partner


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RMJM  RMJM Practice Brochure   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Mr LeeInterview with Vernon Lee, 3 February 2010