Basic Site Details

Name: Scotsman Building, 26-30 Cockburn Street
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 126-30, Cockburn StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318601861  
Item 2 of 320 April 1860  Drawings dated
Item 3 of 31867  Enlarged to rear


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 6Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectA18601861 
Item 2 of 6John Dick PeddieArchitectA18601861 
Item 3 of 6Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceA18601861 
Item 4 of 6Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectB1867 Enlargement to rear
Item 5 of 6John Dick PeddieArchitectB1867 Enlargement to rear
Item 6 of 6Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceB1867 Enlargement to rear


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Ritchie, James 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Cockburn Street 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder8 1851IX  
Item 2 of 2Builder29 September 1860XVIII  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild Railway Station Access Company 14 July 1860
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register28578 
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1850/54/11 (working drawings dated 20 April 1860)