Listed Buildings - Oban :: Shared Description

A sleeping fishing village until the coming of steamships and the railway, Oban developed rapidly in the late 19th Century. Although much has been lost in recent years, and some historic buildings remain under threat, Oban can still boast a significant number of Category A, B and C listed buildings.
This Shared Description is intended to cover current, future and demolished listed structures.
A general history of the town can be found at the Oban Information web site: LinkExternal link
A list of Oban’s listed buildings can be found at British Listed Buildings under “Listed Buildings in Oban, Argyll and Bute, Scotland” at: LinkExternal link
An explanation of listed building categories in Scotland may be found: LinkExternal link
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NM8530 : 120 George Street, Oban - May 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Cathedral Church of St Columba, interior - April 2016 (3) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : Kelvin Hotel, Shore Street, Oban - April 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Columba Hotel & White Building by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Christ Church Dunollie (Church of Scotland) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : PS Waverley at Oban - June 2016 (3) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Cathedral Church of St John the Divine, Oban - (2) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : 132-122  George Street, Oban - May 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8629 : Former Rockfield Primary School - April 2016 (5) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Stafford Street/George street former tenement, Oban - April 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Columba Hotel   by Gerald England
NM8530 : Cathedral Church of St John the Divine, Oban - (1) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8629 : Kilmore & Oban Parish Church (Church of Scotland) - April 2016 (2) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Cathedral Church of St John the Divine, Oban - (25) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : 70 George Street, Oban (April 2016) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : Dungallan Hotel, Gallanach Road, Oban - May 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8629 : Former Rockfield Primary School - April 2016 (6) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : Dungallan Parks - former public convenience and shelter - May 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8531 : Dunollie Castle - May 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Argyllshire Gathering Halls - April 2016 (1) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Regent Hotel, Oban - 1936 building - April 2016 (2) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : 102 George Street, Oban - May 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Alexandra Place, Corran Esplanade, Oban - April 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : 20-22 Argyll Square, Oban - April 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Pine Valley Outlet Store by The Carlisle Kid

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Created: Tue, 22 Mar 2016, Updated: Wed, 14 Jun 2017

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