Basic Site Details

Name: Alloa County Buildings
Town, district or village: Alloa
City or county: Clackmannanshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Sheriff Court HouseYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Drysdale StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2Mar StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318631865  
Item 2 of 31910  Extensions in Drysdale Street
Item 3 of 31938  Further extensions in Drysdale Street (Police Offices)


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 8Brown & WardropArchitectural practiceA18631865 
Item 2 of 8James Maitland WardropArchitectA18631865 
Item 3 of 8Thomas Brown IIArchitectA18631865 
Item 4 of 8John Melvin & SonArchitectural practiceB1910 Extensions in Drysdale Street
Item 5 of 8William KerrArchitectB1910 Extensions in Drysdale Street
Item 6 of 8John GrayArchitectC1938 Second extension 1938 in Drysdale Street (Police Offices)
Item 7 of 8John Melvin & SonArchitectural practiceC1938 Second extension 1938 in Drysdale Street (Police Offices)
Item 8 of 8William KerrArchitectC1938 Second extension 1938 in Drysdale Street (Police Offices)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp143-4
Item 2 of 2Scottish Civic Trust1983Historic Buildings at Work: a guide to the historic buildings of Scotland used by Central Government Scottish Civic Trust/Property Services Agency, Department of the Environmentp7

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Clackmannan District CouncilAlloa Dean of Guild For extensions in 1910 and 1938
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20970 
Item 3 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register House Plans Formerly Anderson Collection, now at NAS