Basic Site Details

Name: Museum and library for the Natural History and Archaeological Society
Town, district or village: Alloa
City or county: Clackmannanshire
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Adam Swan ('Clackmannan and the Ochils', p43) and HS List states that this is by Adam Frame: the original reference is 'Alloa Sixty Years Ago', p156. B of S states that it is by Melvin. It may be that Frame was the builder rather than the architect in this instance.

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11873 or 1874   


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 4Adam FrameArchitectA?1873 Possibly as builder
Item 2 of 4John Melvin & SonArchitectural practiceA1874  
Item 3 of 4John Melvin (junior)ArchitectA1874  
Item 4 of 4John Melvin (senior)ArchitectA1874  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Natural History and Archaeological Society 


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 Pressp142
Item 2 of 2Swan, Adam2001Clackmannan and The Ochils: An Illustrated Architectural GuideSecond EditionRutland Press, RIAS Guildep43

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register20990