Basic Site Details

Name: Scottish Veterans Garden City, Earl Haig Gardens
Town, district or village: Trinity
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: 1st phase: 31 houses

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Earl Haig GardensYes 

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Earl Haig GardensYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 419161922Build/construction 
Item 2 of 41 October 1921 Opened 
Item 3 of 4c. 1922 Build/construction2nd phase
Item 4 of 41925 Design exhibited 

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 7Henry & MaclennanArchitectural practiceA191619221st and 3rd phases
Item 2 of 7James Macintyre HenryArchitectA191619221st and 3rd phases
Item 3 of 7Thomas Forbes MaclennanArchitectA191619221st and 3rd phases
Item 4 of 7Frank Edward WhitingArchitectBc. 1922 2nd phase
Item 5 of 7Orphoot, Whiting & BryceArchitectural practiceBc. 1922 2nd phase
Item 6 of 7Orphoot, Whiting & BryceArchitectural practiceBc. 1922 2nd phase
Item 7 of 7William Theodore Percival BryceArchitectBc. 1922 2nd phase

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Scottish Veterans Garden City Association 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp613
Item 2 of 3Rosenburg, Lou2016Scotland's Homes fit for Heroes: Garden City Influences on the Development of Scottish Working Class Housing, 1900-1939 Scottish Centre for Conservation Studies: The Word Bankp213 and 215
Item 3 of 3RSA1925   684

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Scotsman9 April 1963   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register46726