Basic Site Details

Name: Islay Combination Poorhouse
Town, district or village: Bowmore
Island: Bowmore
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Notes: Demolished to make way for the new Bowmore Hospital in the 1960s.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Gortanvogie House Later name


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21865 Opened 
Item 2 of 21960s Demolition 


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 1James Campbell WalkerArchitect 1865  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive)