Basic Site Details

Name: General Register House, Sasine Office
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1General Register of Sasines  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2James Craig WalkYes 
Item 2 of 2Princes StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119021904  


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 3H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceA1902After 1905With Oldrieve as architect for Scotland in the Office of Works
Item 2 of 3William Thomas Oldrieve (sometimes William Thomas Oldgrieve)ArchitectA1902After 1905Oldrieve as architect for Scotland in the Office of Works
Item 3 of 3John Thomas GalletlyArchitectAAfter 1905 Fireproofing - as senior draughtsman/assistant architect in H M Office of Works under William Thomas Oldrieve


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp288

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30026 
Item 2 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register House Plans Working drawings dated 1904-5
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Thomas Galletly: L v17 no1276