Basic Site Details

Name: Northern Insurance Company Building
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Northern Assurance Company BuildingYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Andrew SquareYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3Before 1868   
Item 2 of 31924  Drawings showing details of furniture and fittings
Item 3 of 31925 Construction 

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 4David Bryce (junior)Architect Before 1868  
Item 2 of 4J M Dick Peddie & Walker ToddArchitectural practiceA1924 Drawings showing details of furniture and fittings
Item 3 of 4Sydney Houghton MillerArchitectA1924 Drawings showing details of furniture and fittings
Item 4 of 4William James Walker ToddArchitectA1924 Drawings showing details of furniture and fittings

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 2Northern Assurance Companyor Northern Insurance Company
Item 2 of 2Northern Insurance Companyor Northern Assurance Company

References

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, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1920/13/1
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Sydney Houghton Miller: F no2700 (box 10); William James Walker Todd: L no 3917 (box 18) & F no2948 (box 14)