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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NM8531 : Dunollie Castle - May 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : Oban Municipal Buildings - March 2016 (2) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Balmoral Hotel, 94-100 George Street, Oban - April 2016 (1) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Kimberley Hotel, Oban - May 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Columba Hotel, Oban by The Carlisle Kid
NM8532 : Ganavan House - May 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : St Columba's Cathedral & Alexandra Hotel, Oban by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : Royal Hotel, Oban - April 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Albatros in Oban Bay by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : Oban viewed from Rockfield Road - April 2016 (2) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Cathedral Church of St John the Divine, Oban - (20) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : Rest of Shore Street, Oban - April 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Cathedral Church of St John the Divine, Oban - (11) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Argyll Hotel, Oban by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : Dungallan Parks - former public convenience and shelter - May 2016 (2) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : Oban Police Station - April 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : Oban Post Office - March 2016 (4) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Columba Hotel (1884 building) - April 2016 (1) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Columba Hotel, Oban - 1902 building - April 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : Royal Hotel by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : Alba Na Mara at Lighthouse Pier, Oban (2) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Listed buildings - 28-8 George Street, Oban - April 2016 by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : Oban Post Office - March 2016 (1) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8529 : Former Clydesdale Bank, Oban - April 2016 (4) by The Carlisle Kid
NM8530 : Old Oban Times building by The Carlisle Kid

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

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