Basic Site Details

Name: Medical-Dental Building
Town, district or village: Vancouver
City or county: British Columbia
Country: Canada
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Notes: One of Vancouver's first skyscrapers.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219281929Construction 
Item 2 of 21989 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 4Cedric John Mathison YoungArchitectA19281929Detailing, as assistant to McCarter & Nairne
Item 2 of 4George Colvill NairneArchitectA19281929 
Item 3 of 4John Young McCarterArchitectA19281929 
Item 4 of 4McCarter & NairneArchitectural practiceA19281929 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Luxton, Donald (ed.)2003Building the West: the early architects of British Columbia Vancouver: Talon Books 
Item 2 of The Canadian Encyclopedia website (Historica [sic] Foundation of Canada)Entry for McCarter Nairne