Basic Site Details

Name: Belhaven Hospital
Town, district or village: Dunbar
City or county: East Lothian
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: The architects for the new hospital at Belhaven Dunbar, opened last week are Messrs Mitchell and Wilson of Edinburgh. The building, which has cost 8,732 comprises two pavilions, administration block for the nurses, mortuary etc. Each pavilion is divided into two wards. [British Architect 29 July 1904 p92]

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21904 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21957 Alterations and additionsAdditions


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 7Arthur George Sydney Mitchell A1904  
Item 2 of 7George Wilson A1904  
Item 3 of 7Sydney Mitchell & Wilson A1904  
Item 4 of 7(Professor) George Alexander Macnab (misspelt McNab) B1957 Additions
Item 5 of 7Alan Reiach B1957 Additions
Item 6 of 7Alan Reiach & Partners B1957 Additions
Item 7 of 7James Stuart Renton B1957 Additions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)  p100
Item 2 of 2Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive) 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1British Architect29 July 1904  p92

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSBuildings of Scotland Research Notes (for published volumes)