Basic Site Details

Name: The Picture House
Town, district or village: Stonehaven
City or county: Kincardineshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: The Queen’s Cinema, Stonehaven, now taken over by Messrs James F Donald (Aberdeen Cinemas) is to be reconstructed. Tenders are to be invited shortly. The architects are Messrs Rollo and Hall, Aberdeen. A sum of about £15,000 is involved. [Builder 7 February 1936 Page 315]

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Queen's Cinema  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 188-98, Allardice Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119361938Build/construction 


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 3David Polson HallArchitectA19361938 
Item 2 of 3Robert Leslie RolloArchitectA19361938 
Item 3 of 3Rollo & HallArchitectural practiceA19361938 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder7 February 1936  p315

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Neil DarlingtonInformation sent via DSA website Sent June 2009
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers David Polson Hall: F no4613 (combined box 24)