Basic Site Details

Name: Central Telephone Exchange
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 1Telephone exchange  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Rose StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219011903  
Item 2 of 2Before 1914  Alterations at rear

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 4Leonard Aloysius Scott StokesArchitect 19011903 
Item 2 of 4Arthur John MarshallArchitectAAfter 1903Before 1911Alterations at rear - as assistant to W T Oldrieve in H M Office of Works, Edinburgh
Item 3 of 4H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceAAfter 1903Before 1911Alterations at rear. With Oldrieve as Architect for Scotland in the Office of Works
Item 4 of 4William Thomas Oldrieve (sometimes William Thomas Oldgrieve)ArchitectA1904Before 1911Alterations at rear. Oldrieve as Architect for Scotland in the Office of Works

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1National Telephone Company 

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 Ltdp322

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIAS Quarterly19222Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS) 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild Plans 1902
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register27724 
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Arthur John Marshall: L v25 no2024