Basic Site Details

Name: Aberdeen Provincial Committee Training College
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: 50,000.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen Training CollegeYes 
Item 2 of 2Training College for Teachers  

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21909  Competition design
Item 2 of 219141920Build/construction 


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 5Alexander Brown A1909 Competition design
Item 2 of 5Brown & Watt A1909 Competition design
Item 3 of 5George Watt A1909 Competition design
Item 4 of 5John Alexander Ogg Allan B19091914Appointed as architect for job
Item 5 of 5Joseph Anderson Allan B19121914As junior partner with his brother


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Aberdeen Provincial Committee 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp210

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen Daily Free Press29 October 1909   
Item 2 of 2RIBA JournalNovember 1956 London: Royal Institute of British ArchitectsJoseph Anderson Allan obituary

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Alexander Ogg Allan: L v23 no1837 & F v22 no1574 (microfilm reel 13); Joseph Anderson Allan: F no4106