Basic Site Details

Name: Religious Tract and Book Society Building
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: Demolished
Grid ref:
Notes: 97 George Street by Hurd Rolland is now listed by HS as part of no 28850. It reproduced the appearance of the house prior to 1885.

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 197, George StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11885  Reconstruction with new fašade and shop

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 3Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectA1885 Reconstruction with new fašade and shop
Item 2 of 3John More Dick PeddieArchitectA1885 Reconstruction with new fašade and shop
Item 3 of 3Kinnear & PeddieArchitectural practiceA1885 Reconstruction with new fašade and shop

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Religious Tract and Book Society 

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder25 June 1885XLVIII  
Item 2 of 2Builder21 July 1885XLIX  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register28850Part of this Listing
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1880/31/1