Basic Site Details

Name: R & R Clark's Printing Office
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Office block remains; printing shops demolished.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Dundas HouseYes 

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Office  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2R and R Clark's Printing Office, Brandon StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2Perth StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31883  Journal reference
Item 2 of 31938  Alterations and additions
Item 3 of 31976 AdditionLarge office block added at rear.

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 13John ChesserArchitect 1883  
Item 2 of 13David John ChisholmArchitectA1938 Alterations and additions
Item 3 of 13Dick Peddie, Todd & JamiesonArchitectural practiceA1938 Alterations and additions
Item 4 of 13George Lindsay Auldjo JamiesonArchitectA1938 Alterations and additions
Item 5 of 13William James Walker ToddArchitectA1938 Alterations and additions
Item 6 of 13Albert Edward Thurman MatthewsArchitectC1976 Large office block added at rear.
Item 7 of 13Albert HeasmanArchitectC1976 Large office block added at rear.
Item 8 of 13Brian Geoffrey Falk C1976 Large office block added at rear.
Item 9 of 13Charles Tocher DonaldsonArchitectC1976 Large office block added at rear.
Item 10 of 13Covell Matthews Partnership ScotlandArchitectural practiceC1976 Large office block added at rear.
Item 11 of 13Hector William MorrisonArchitectC1976 Large office block added at rear.
Item 12 of 13Malcolm MacLeod PottingerArchitectC1976 Large office block added at rear.
Item 13 of 13Ronald John OgilvieArchitectC1976 Large office block added at rear.

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Clark, R & R 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp419

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder18 August 1883XLV  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register28342 
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1930/213