Basic Site Details

Name: Aberdeen National Savings Bank
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Assessor Sir John James Burnet. 9 architects submitted plans

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 3Diamond LaneYes 
Item 2 of 31, Diamond LaneYes 
Item 3 of 319, Union TerraceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11896  Competition held


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 3W & J Smith and Kelly A1896 Won competition and secured job
Item 2 of 3Walter Henry Bulloch A1896 As apprentice to W & J Smith and Kelly
Item 3 of 3William Kelly A1896 Won competition and secured job


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp171
Item 2 of 2Simpson, W Douglas A tribute offered by the University of Aberdeen to the memory of William Kelly LLD ARSA  p3

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Aberdeen Public LibraryPlans and drawings collection Perspective
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20577Union Terrace, 19 Savings Bank and 1 Diamond Place
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Walter Henry Bulloch: L v6 no338 (microfilm reel 31)