Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Bank of Scotland
Town, district or village: Portobello
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 1203-205, Portobello High StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318641865  
Item 2 of 3After 1909Before 1917 Furnishings
Item 3 of 31935  Alterations


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 9Charles George Hood KinnearArchitectA18641865 
Item 2 of 9John Dick PeddieArchitectA18641865 
Item 3 of 9Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceA18641865 
Item 4 of 9J M Dick Peddie & Forbes SmithArchitectural practiceCAfter 1909Before 1917Furnishings
Item 5 of 9James Forbes SmithArchitectCAfter 1909Before 1917Furnishings
Item 6 of 9John More Dick PeddieArchitectCAfter 1909Before 1917Furnishings
Item 7 of 9David John ChisholmArchitectB1935 Alterations
Item 8 of 9J M Dick Peddie & Walker ToddArchitectural practiceB1935 Alterations
Item 9 of 9William James Walker ToddArchitectB1935 Alterations


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 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp119
Item 2 of 2Historic Scotland Lists    For Furnishings

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 August 1935, March 1968, December 1985
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register27424 
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1860/93