Basic Site Details

Name: Northern Assurance Company Offices
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: A new building for the Northern Assurance Company is about to be erected at the corner of Commercial-street and Albert-square, Dundee; Messrs James Maclaren and Son are the architects. [Building News 18 March 1881 p316]

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Albert Square  
Item 2 of 2Commercial Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11881 Tenders submitted 


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 Gordon Maclaren  1881  
Item 2 of 3James Maclaren  1881  
Item 3 of 3James Maclaren & Son  1881  


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Building News18 March 1881  p316 - proposed
Item 2 of 2Building News9 December 1881  p777 - tenders