Basic Site Details

Name: British Linen Bank
Town, district or village: Kelso
City or county: Roxburghshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 3Bridge StreetYes 
Item 2 of 38, 9, Market SquareYes 
Item 3 of 38, 9, The SquareYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41839   
Item 2 of 41885  Alterations
Item 3 of 419351937 Alterations to ground floor
Item 4 of 41942  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 12Walter ElliotArchitect 1839  
Item 2 of 12Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectA1885  
Item 3 of 12John More Dick PeddieArchitectA1885  
Item 4 of 12Kinnear & PeddieArchitectural practiceA1885 Alterations
Item 5 of 12David John ChisholmArchitectB19351937Alterations to ground floor
Item 6 of 12J M Dick Peddie & Walker ToddArchitectural practiceB19351936Alterations to ground floor
Item 7 of 12William James Walker ToddArchitectB19351937Alterations to ground floor
Item 8 of 12Dick Peddie, Todd & JamiesonArchitectural practiceB19361937Alterations to ground floor
Item 9 of 12George Lindsay Auldjo JamiesonArchitectB1936 Alterations to ground floor
Item 10 of 12Dick Peddie, Todd & JamiesonArchitectural practiceC1942 Alterations
Item 11 of 12George Lindsay Auldjo JamiesonArchitectC1942 Alterations
Item 12 of 12William James Walker ToddArchitectC1942 Alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 2Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp455

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Bank of Scotland ArchivesBritish Linen Bank Records6/6/16p107, 4 June 1839
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register358318, 9 The Square, Bank of Scotland
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1880/65/2