Basic Site Details

Name: Peterhead Cinema
Town, district or village: Peterhead
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Mr T Scott Sutherland FRIBA Amicable House Union-street Aberdeen has prepared plans for the erection of a cinema on the site of the Picture House which was destroyed by fire. The proprietors are the Peterhead Public Hall Company Limited. [Builder 1 January 1937 Page 41]

From 'Surviving Cinemas database':
Aubrey's Marischal Street Peterhead Demolished. Formerly the Music Hall. Burnt down, 12.36.
Picture House Peterhead Proprietor Public Hall Co Ltd - no further details
Regal Cinema Marischal Street Peterhead o. spring 1939 by JB Milne. Arch. TS Sutherland. s. c.1,500. Now Gala Bingo. Registered at Victoria Theatre Victoria Road Dundee; Building warrant plan dated 18/7/1938

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11937   


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 1T Scott Sutherland  1937  


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder1 January 1937  p41

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, RCAHMSRIAS Collection, T Scott Sutherland Scrapbook