Basic Site Details

Name: New Register House
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: A Listed
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Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Gabriel's RoadYes 
Item 2 of 2West Register StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2  ProposedDesign for raising an enlarged dome over the centre circular portion.
Item 2 of 218581863  

People

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 3William C EvansArchitectB  Design for raising an enlarged dome over the centre circular portion.
Item 2 of 3H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceA18581863Matheson as architect for Scotland in the Office of Works
Item 3 of 3Robert MathesonArchitectA18581863Matheson as architect for Scotland in the Office of Works

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3APSD The Dictionary of Architectureed Wyatt PapworthThe Architectural Publication Society (8v 1852-1892) 
Item 2 of 3Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp287
Item 3 of 3Scottish Civic Trust1983Historic Buildings at Work: a guide to the historic buildings of Scotland used by Central Government Scottish Civic Trust/Property Services Agency, Department of the Environmentp141

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register27641 
Item 2 of 3National Records of Scotland (formerly SRO, later NAS)Ministry of Works files  
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Drawings Collection