Basic Site Details

Name: Biggar & Upper Clydesdale Museum
Town, district or village: Biggar
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Biggar
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Stephens Garage  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 4SmithyYes 
Item 2 of 4Garage  
Item 3 of 4Petrol station  
Item 4 of 4Museum  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Biggar & Upper Clydesdale Museum, 156, High StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 320122015Alteration/conversionConversion to museum
Item 2 of 3C180s Build/constructionBlacksmiths in mid C19
Item 3 of 3C190s Alteration/conversionGarage and petrol station in C20


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 1Simpson & BrownArchitectural practice 20122015Conversion and extension to form museum


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Close, Rob, Gifford, John & Walker, Frank Arneil2016The Buildings of Scotland: Lanarkshire & Renfrewshire New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp.133