Basic Site Details

Name: Earl Haig Memorial Homes
Town, district or village: Saughton
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Saughton Mains StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2Stenhouse DriveYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119311948 Original buildings and later alterations


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 Fraser MatthewArchitectA19311948Original buildings and later alterations
Item 2 of 4Lorimer & MatthewArchitectural practiceA19311948Original buildings and later alterations
Item 3 of 4Robert Hogg MatthewArchitectA1931 Produced drawings for original buildings - as assistant in firm
Item 4 of 4Stuart Russell MatthewArchitectA19311948Original buildings and later alterations - as assistant in firm


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glendinning, Miles2008Modern architect: the life and times of Robert Matthew RIBA Publishingp38

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect and Building News1931Jan-Jun p235
Item 2 of 2RIBA JournalApril 1955 London: Royal Institute of British ArchitectsObituary of J F Matthew p270

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, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR E/143
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Fraser Matthew: L no3904 (box 18) & F no2945 (box 14)