Basic Site Details

Name: Prudential Assurance Co
Town, district or village: Dunfermline
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 10,000. Neo-Greek style

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1District Finance Department  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 115, East PortYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41913  Design
Item 2 of 419141916Construction 
Item 3 of 41914 Design exhibited 
Item 4 of 427 January 1916 Opened 


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 2Paul Waterhouse  1913 Design
Item 2 of 2James Grant Shearer  19141918Executant architect


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Prudential Assurance Co 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p193
Item 2 of 3Pride, Glen L1999The Kingdom of Fife2nd EditionThe Rutland Pressp13
Item 3 of 3Royal Academy exhibitors    1914, no 1800

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Architect and Builder's Journal10 June 1914XXXIX p416
Item 2 of 5BuilderEarly 1914CVI p574, 597
Item 3 of 5Building News1914CVI p631, 672
Item 4 of 5Dunfermline Journal9 May 1914   
Item 5 of 5Dunfermline Press29 January 1916   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Dunfermline Burgh OfficeDunfermline Dean of Guild  
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register26011