Basic Site Details

Name: Blairquhan Estate, Monument to Colonel James Hunter Blair
Town, district or village: Straiton
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: James Hunter Blair was killed at Inkerman in 1855.

Situated on Craigengower Hill.

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118551856Build/construction 

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 1William BurnArchitectA18551856 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp643
Item 2 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Ayr Advertiser14 June 1855  Per Paul Bradley.