Basic Site Details

Name: Edinburgh International Exhibition, manager's house
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218851886  
Item 2 of 2After 1886  Dismantled and removed at end of exhibition

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 3(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectA18851886 
Item 2 of 3John Burnet & SonArchitectural practiceA18851886 
Item 3 of 3John Burnet (senior)ArchitectA18851886 

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1The Bailie7 April 1886   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John James Burnet: F v12 p145 (microfiche 116/G4)