Basic Site Details

Name: Aberdeen Town House
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41704 AdditionJames Smith advised about the north wing.
Item 2 of 417291730Addition 
Item 3 of 41865 Destruction/demolition 
Item 4 of 41871 Destruction/demolitionNorth wing demolished 1871


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 2James SmithArchitect, EngineerB1704 Advice in connection with the north wing.
Item 2 of 2William AdamArchitectA17291730Enlargement


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Aberdeen1868Aberdeen Fifty Years Ago  p65
Item 2 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 3 of 3RCAHMS1996Tolbooths and Town-Houses: Civic Architecture in Scotland to 1833 London: The Stationery Officepp30-31