Basic Site Details

Name: Tayfield Works
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
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Status:  
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Notes: It is assumed that this is the 'Tayside Juteworks' referred to in John Murray Robertson's FRIBA papers, although that may be a different building

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Tayside JuteworksYesAs listed in John Murray Robertson's FRIBA papers; possibly an error

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Seafield RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21872 Build/constructionWarehouse
Item 2 of 218771878 Exterior

People

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 2Alexander JohnstonArchitectA1872 Warehouse for M & A Scott
Item 2 of 2John Murray RobertsonArchitect 18771878 

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Scott, M & A 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Watson, Mark1990Jute and Flax mills in Dundee Tayport: Hutton Press Ltdp229

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Dundee Planning Department/NMRSDundee Approved Duplicate Plans (Originals in NMRS for dates 1867-1883; otherwise on microfilm)  
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Murray Robertson: F v8 p87 (microfiche 102/B1) ('Tayside Juteworks')