Basic Site Details

Name: Grangemouth Town Hall
Town, district or village: Grangemouth
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Estimated cost of 1936-8 work: 12,000.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Grangemouth Municipal BuildingsYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Bo'ness Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41883 Competition results announced 
Item 2 of 418841885  
Item 3 of 419361938Alterations and additionsReconstruction and additions
Item 4 of 41939 Design exhibitedReconstruction and addition


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 15Thomas Frame & Son H1883 Came second in competition
Item 2 of 15Thomas Frame (junior) H1883 Came second in competition
Item 3 of 15A & W Black A18841885Won competition
Item 4 of 15William Black A18841885Won competition
Item 5 of 15David Alexander Tait B19361937Reconstruction and additions
Item 6 of 15Henry ('Harry') Wilson B19361938Reconstruction and additions
Item 7 of 15Wilson & Tait B19361937Reconstruction and additions
Item 8 of 15Robert Wilson B19371938Reconstruction and additions
Item 9 of 15Wilson & Wilson B19371938Reconstruction and additions
Item 10 of 15Henry ('Harry') Wilson CAfter 1956(?)Before 1960(?)Further extensions; may have been after Wilson left firm
Item 11 of 15Robert Mather Godfrey CAfter 1956Before 1968Further extensions
Item 12 of 15Robert Wilson CAfter 1956(?)Before 1965Further extensions (unless done post-1965)
Item 13 of 15Rory Wilson CAfter 1956Before 1968Further extensions
Item 14 of 15Thomas Ronald Wilson CAfter 1956Before 1968Further extensions
Item 15 of 15Wilson & Wilson CAfter 1956Before 1968Further extensions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Presspp528-9
Item 2 of 2RSA1939   619

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect22 September 1883XXX page 184
Item 2 of 2Builder1 November 1935CXLIX p801

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSRIAS Collection 1 watercolour
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Henry Wilson: F no3955 (box 30); Robert Mather Godfrey: F no5875 (combined box 105)