Basic Site Details

Name: Picture House
Town, district or village: Dingwall
City or county: Ross and Cromarty
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Mr George Coles FRIBA 40 Craven-street, Strand WC2 is consultant with Mr D Matheson FRIBA Tulloch-street, Dingwall, Ross-shire as architect for plans for the improvement of the Picture House [Builder 15 June 1934, p1041]

[This would appear to be Coles’ only known work in Scotland. Why did he become involved in what can only be described as a very minor work?]

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 168, High Street  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11934 Alteration/conversionImprovements

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 2George ColesArchitectA  Acted as consultant
Item 2 of 2Donald Matheson (junior)ArchitectB1934 As architect - in conjunction with George Coles as consultant.

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder1934  Improvements

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Neil DarlingtonInformation sent via DSA website Sent June 2009