Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Bank of Scotland
Town, district or village: Hawick
City or county: Roxburghshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: No drawings: building monogrammed and dated.

NB: This building is no longer the Royal Bank, which moved to the former Commercial Bank building in Tower Knowe at the end of High Street, and latterly to the former National Bank of Scotland building, also on High Street - see separate entries.

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 112, High StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218561857  
Item 2 of 21930  New interior fittings


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 4Alexander PirnieMason 18561857Worked as stone mason for Peddie & Kinnear
Item 2 of 4Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectA18561857 
Item 3 of 4John Dick PeddieArchitectA18561857 
Item 4 of 4Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceA18561857 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Royal Bank of Scotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Presspp 75 & 360
Item 2 of 2Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p139

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register3462812 High Street
Item 2 of 2Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Information from Douglas Scott via website