Basic Site Details

Name: University of Edinburgh College Hall
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: The description in the 'Builder' indicates three storey scheme of similar charater to Morgan's Hospital. Lithograph in Company prospectus but no copy yet found.

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 3Bristo StreetYes 
Item 2 of 3Forrest RoadYes 
Item 3 of 3Teviot RowYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21864  Unbuilt design
Item 2 of 2September 1967(?) Alterations and additionsDean of Guild Court granted warrant to Edinburgh University Court to alter premises at cost of 30,000.


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 KinnearArchitectA1864  
Item 2 of 3John Dick PeddieArchitectA1864 Unbuilt design
Item 3 of 3Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceA1864 Unbuilt design


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh University College Hall Company 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder23 April 1864XXII  
Item 2 of 2Building1 September 1967  p122

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1860/18/2 (Floor plans only: mistakenly rolled with Bristo Church)