Basic Site Details

Name: Lanarkshire County Hospital
Town, district or village: Motherwell
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: This is thought to be the building that was amalgamated with the Burgh Hospital (see separate entry) in 1950 to form the Strathclyde Hospital.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3District Hospital Thought to be alternative name
Item 2 of 3Motherwell County Hospital  
Item 3 of 3Strathclyde HospitalYesAfter amalgamation with adjacent Burgh Hospital, 1950

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 61897   
Item 2 of 61910  Nurses' home
Item 3 of 6c. 1914  Two further ward pavilions
Item 4 of 61918  Additional ward pavilion
Item 5 of 61920  Further additions including two-storey ward block and staff houses
Item 6 of 61 February 1950  Amalgamated with adjacent Burgh Hospital to form the Strathclyde Hospital


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 1Alexander CullenArchitectA1897  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive)Listed under Strathclyde Hospital
Item 2 of 2Stothers, Thomas1912Stothers's Glasgow, Lanarkshire and Renfrewshire Xmas and New Year Annual 1911-19121911-1912Hamiltonp374

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSScottish Survey of Architectural Practices Project MS material MSS Material and photocopies from Cullen Lochhead and Brwon