Basic Site Details

Name: Melville Monument (2nd Viscount Melville)
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Statue by John Steele

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 1Melville Monument, Melville CrescentYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21855  Bryce prepared base
Item 2 of 2October 1857  Statue erected


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 1855 Base


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Building Chronicle1 December 1855   
Item 2 of 3Edinburgh Evening Courant15 November 1855   
Item 3 of 3Edinburgh Evening Courant30 October 1857