Basic Site Details

Name: 28 West Port
Town, district or village: Old Town
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 128, West PortYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2May 1929  Plan of tenement to be demolished and plans for tenement of six new houses
Item 2 of 21936   

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 2Alfred Hugh MottramArchitect 1929  
Item 2 of 2Ebenezer James MacRaeArchitect 1936  

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Edinburgh Welfare Housing TrustClient for Mottram work
Item 2 of 2Edinburgh West Ark Housing TrustClient for E J MacRae work

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 Ltdp270

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDunn and Findlay Collection DC 10053-57 (for Mottram plans)
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Alfred Hugh Mottram: F no3534 (box 25)