Basic Site Details

Name: Scottish Provident Institution
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: Demolished
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Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Andrew SquareYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 518581863 Three preliminary schemes and one executed scheme
Item 2 of 5September 1861  Executed scheme
Item 3 of 5c. 1927c. 1931 Alterations
Item 4 of 51938  Alterations?
Item 5 of 514 September 1966 Destruction/demolitionDemolition due to start on this date

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 8Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectA18581863Three preliminary schemes and one executed scheme
Item 2 of 8John Dick PeddieArchitectA18581863Three preliminary schemes and one executed scheme
Item 3 of 8Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceA18581863Three preliminary schemes and one executed scheme
Item 4 of 8William James Walker ToddArchitectBAfter 1927Before 1931Alterations
Item 5 of 8David John ChisholmArchitectC1938  
Item 6 of 8Dick Peddie, Todd & JamiesonArchitectural practiceC1938 Alterations?
Item 7 of 8George Lindsay Auldjo JamiesonArchitectC1938 Alterations?
Item 8 of 8William James Walker ToddArchitectC1938 Alterations?

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RSA1884   870

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Architect and Building News1938Jan-Jun p193
Item 2 of 3Builder1 November 1863XXI  
Item 3 of 3Building23 September 1966  p166

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, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1850/41/20--drawings for all four schemes
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William James Walker Todd: F no2948 (box 14)