Basic Site Details

Name: Portobello Post Office
Town, district or village: Portobello
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
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Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 112, Windsor PlaceYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21904 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 2February 1904 Contracts advertised 

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 3Arthur John MarshallArchitectA1904 as assistant to W W Robertson in H M Office of Works, Edinburgh
Item 2 of 3H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceA1904 W W Robertson as Architect for Scotland
Item 3 of 3Walter Wood RobertsonArchitectA1904 as Architect for Scotland in H M Office of Works, Edinburgh

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp653

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1British Architect12 February 1904  pviii

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Courtesy of Neil DarlingtonInformation sent via DSA website Extra information sent August 2009
Item 2 of 4Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild  
Item 3 of 4Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register27818 
Item 4 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Arthur John Marshall: L v25 no2024