Basic Site Details

Name: Bank of Scotland
Town, district or village: Galashiels
City or county: Selkirkshire
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Bank  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 23,5,7, Channel StreetYes 
Item 2 of 2High StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 5April 1863  Drawings dated
Item 2 of 522 May 1863  Site for new bank purchased
Item 3 of 526 June 1863  Peddie & Kinnear paid for plans
Item 4 of 526 September 1863  First installment of contractors's account paid
Item 5 of 51864  Completed


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 KinnearArchitectA18631864 
Item 2 of 3John Dick PeddieArchitectA18631864 
Item 3 of 3Peddie & KinnearArchitectural practiceA18631864 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Bank of Scotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp309

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register319953, 5, 7 Channel Street, Bank of Scotland
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1860/104/1