Basic Site Details

Name: 5th Duke of Gordon Monument, Ladyhill
Town, district or village: Elgin
City or county: Morayshire
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Sculptor: Thomas Goodwillie. Column in memory of the 5th Duke of Gordon.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21839 Build/constructionColumn
Item 2 of 218541855 Duke of Gordon statue added


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 4William Burn  1839 Column
Item 2 of 4James Matthews A18541855Statue added
Item 3 of 4Mackenzie & Matthews A18541855Statue added
Item 4 of 4Thomas Mackenzie A18541855Statue added


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 2Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Presspp457, 589

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Elgin Courant15 February 1839   
Item 2 of 3Inverness Courier15 February 1839   
Item 3 of 3Inverness Courier3 August 1855   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30775High Street, Lady Hill, Duke of Gordon Monument