Basic Site Details

Name: Temperance Young Men's Christian Association clubrooms
Town, district or village: Alloa
City or county: Clackmannanshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Temperance YMCA clubrooms  
Item 2 of 2Townhead Institute  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 3Drysdale StreetYes 
Item 2 of 3High StreetYes 
Item 3 of 3Mar StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21914   
Item 2 of 21936  Rear hall extension in Mar Street


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 6John GrayArchitectA1914  
Item 2 of 6John Melvin & SonArchitectural practiceA1914  
Item 3 of 6William KerrArchitectA1914  
Item 4 of 6John GrayArchitectB1936 Rear hall extension in Mar Street
Item 5 of 6John Melvin & SonArchitectural practiceB1936 Rear hall extension in Mar Street
Item 6 of 6William KerrArchitectB1936 Rear hall extension in Mar Street


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Paton, Catherine Forrester 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp155

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Swan, Adam (comp) (DMW Archive)William Kerr list of works