Basic Site Details

Name: University of Edinburgh, King's Buildings, Animal Breeding Research Department
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Notes: See separate entry for building by Basil Spence & Partners.

Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Faculty building  
Item 2 of 2University  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119271929  

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 2John Fraser MatthewArchitectA19271929 
Item 2 of 2Lorimer & MatthewArchitectural practiceA19271929 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Hussey, Christopher1931The Work of Sir Robert Lorimer KBE, ARA, RSA London: Country Lifep89
Item 2 of 3RSA1929   639
Item 3 of 3Savage, Peter1980Lorimer and the Edinburgh Craft Designers Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1980 (also paperback ed, London & Edinburgh: Steve Savage, 2005)p143, 178

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR E/212