Basic Site Details

Name: Woodend Hospital, Nurses' Home
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Eday RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119361939  


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 3Aberdeen City Architect's Department (later City of Aberdeen District Council Architects Division) A19361939New nurses' home - Alexander Buchanan Gardner as City Architect
Item 2 of 3Alexander Buchanan Gardner A19361939New nurses' home - as City Architect
Item 3 of 3Leo Durnin A19381939New nurses' home - as assistant in the City Architects' Department


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Brogden, W A1998Aberdeen: an illustrated architectural guideSecond editionEdinburgh: The Rutland Press 
Item 2 of 3Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive) 
Item 3 of 3Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp291

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architect and Building News1937Jan-June p235

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 5Aberdeen City Archives (copy in Public Library)Aberdeen Town Council Minutes 6 September 1954, p435
Item 2 of 5DMW ArchiveResearch notes for 'Scottish Thirties' by Charles McKean  
Item 3 of 5Grampian Health BoardGrampian Health Board Archives  
Item 4 of 5Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20828 
Item 5 of 5RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Alexander Buchanan Gardner: F no3822 (box 29)