Basic Site Details

Name: Dumfries Post Office
Town, district or village: Dumfries
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Procurator Fiscal's OfficeYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 142, 44, Buccleuch StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218871889  
Item 2 of 21911  Survey plans made


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 5H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency) A18871889With Robertson as architect for Scotland in the Office of Works
Item 2 of 5Walter Wood Robertson A18871889As architect for Scotland in H M Office of Works, Edinburgh
Item 3 of 5J M Dick Peddie & Forbes Smith B1911 Survey plans made
Item 4 of 5James Forbes Smith B1911 Survey plans made
Item 5 of 5John More Dick Peddie B1911 Survey plans made


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p271

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register2610942, 44 Buccleuch Street
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1911/66/1