Basic Site Details

Name: The Pavilion
Town, district or village: Hawick
City or county: Roxburghshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: It is unclear whether this work by Alison is on the Pavilion Cinema in Hawick, or on the house 'Pavilion' near Melrose (see separate entry for the latter).

The Cinema Construction Company, 154 West Regent-street, Glasgow, have secured a contract for reconstruction of the Pavilion Theatre to seat 1600 for Scott’s Theatres Limited [Builder 25 May 1934 Page 909]

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 31929  Plan of new entrance to circle
Item 2 of 31934 Reconstruction 
Item 3 of 31964 Demolition 


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 3George M Hobkirk B1929 Plan of new entrance to circle
Item 2 of 3J P Alison & George Hobkirk B1929 Plan of new entrance to circle
Item 3 of 3James Pearson Alison B1929 Plan of new entrance to circle


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Scott's Theatres LimitedClient for 1934 reconstruction


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder25 May 1934  p909

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Courtesy of Neil DarlingtonInformation sent via DSA website Sent June 2009
Item 2 of 3Hawick MuseumPlans Acc No 1499
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Copiy of drawing RXD 307/1