Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Hotel
Town, district or village: North Berwick
City or county: East Lothian
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: Check reference for Henderson work. Simple Italianate style

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Royal Huntion Lodge Hotel Name from 1974-1999

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4July 1861 Opened 
Item 2 of 4Before 1862  Original building
Item 3 of 419361937 Additions? Alterations?
Item 4 of 41999 Destruction/demolition 


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 4John HendersonArchitect Before 1862  
Item 2 of 4Neil & HurdArchitectural practiceA19361937 
Item 3 of 4Norman Alexander Gordon NeilArchitectA19361937 
Item 4 of 4Robert Philip Andrew HurdArchitectA19361937 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Eglinton HotelsClient for 1930s work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Statham, Craig2011Lost East Lothian Birlinnp134-136. Illustration.

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSRIAS Collection 4 drawings (Neil & Hurd)
Item 2 of 2Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material No reference