Basic Site Details

Name: Old Folks Home, Dunfermline
Town, district or village: Dunfermline
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 16,300 sq. ft.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 13 June 1959 Proposedtender applications to County C by June 3 per Builder 29 May 1959 p978


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 2Fife County Architect's Department Ac. 1959  
Item 2 of 2Robert Thomson Morris Ac. 1960 As job architect with Fife County Council. (Since Morris did not join the Department until 1960, it is possible that he was involved as job architect with a dirfferent old people's home.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder29 May 1959  p978

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of June Gray, Morris's daughterInformation sent through DSA website, contact's page Sent October 2009