Basic Site Details

Name: Clydesdale Bank
Town, district or village: Bo'ness / Borrowstouness
City or county: West Lothian
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Building started as a bank then converted to hotel and later the Burgh Chambers. Reverted to being hotel in the late 1990s

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Clydesdale Hotel and Burgh ChambersYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 223-27, Seaview PlaceYes 
Item 2 of 215, Seaview PlaceYesNumber according to HS


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41877   
Item 2 of 41907  Additions
Item 3 of 41923  Alterations to rear - not executed
Item 4 of 41936  Presumably alterations


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 6John Melvin & Son A1877  
Item 2 of 6John Melvin (junior) A1877  
Item 3 of 6John Melvin (senior) A1877  
Item 4 of 6James Thomson B1907 Additions
Item 5 of 6John Alexander William Grant  1923 Additions to rear - not executed?
Item 6 of 6Matthew Steele  1936  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Miller, Captain 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp264

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Falkirk Council ArchivesBo'ness Dean of Guild Records 6/36, 3/1903, 16/1904, 2/1923
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register49710