Basic Site Details

Name: Block E, 59-63 Cockburn Street
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Numbers of this block do not appear to match those in List entries

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 3House(?)  
Item 2 of 3Office(?)  
Item 3 of 3Shop(?)  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 141-63, Cockburn StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318591862  
Item 2 of 39 November 1859  Scheme with proposed public hall (drawings dated)
Item 3 of 3July 1862  New design with hotel (drawings dated)


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 KinnearArchitectA18591862 
Item 2 of 3John Dick PeddieArchitectA18591862 
Item 3 of 3Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceA18591862 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder2 August 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 6Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild Railway Station Access Company Drawings dated 14 July 1863 (for nos 59-63)
Item 2 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30081Nos 41-45
Item 3 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30082Nos 47-53
Item 4 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30083Nos 55-57
Item 5 of 6Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30084Nos 59-63
Item 6 of 6National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1850/54/11