Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Scots Regiment Monument
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Princes Street GardensYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 419501952  
Item 2 of 41950 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 4March 1951 Scheme acceptedPlans have been approved by the Edinburgh Dean of Guild Court
Item 4 of 426 July 1952  Monument unveiled

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 1(Sir) Frank Charles MearsArchitect 19501952 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p583
Item 2 of 3Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp7
Item 3 of 3RSA1950   501

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder2 March 1951  p332

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register48253West Princes Street Gardens, Royal Scots Memorial