Basic Site Details

Name: Albert Keep Project
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: Unexecuted
Grid ref:
Notes: Proposed conjectural reconstruction of David's Tower, demolished in the 15th century, as a monument to Prince Albert. Estimated to cost 10,500.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Albert Keep Project, Edinburgh CastleYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11864  Bryce's proposal

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 1David BryceArchitect 1864 Proposed monument

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Oldrieve, W T1913David's Tower in Edinburgh Castlevol VI, 1913The Book of the Old Edinburgh Club 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Edinburgh Public Library, Edinburgh RoomCatalogue of Designs for a Scottish National Memorial to HRH the Prince Consort (1864)  
Item 2 of 2Royal Library, WindsorReports on the Scottish National Memorial to HRH the Prince Consort