Basic Site Details

Name: Premises of British Ropes Ltd
Town, district or village: Leith
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Status:  
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Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 115, Bath StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31936 Journal referenceRebuilding after fire
Item 2 of 36 February 1953 * AdditionDean of Guild Court grant permission for single-storey extension, costing 18,500
Item 3 of 324 April 1953 * AdditionPlans in hand for extension

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 2James Stewart JohnstonArchitect 1936 Rebuilding after fire
Item 2 of 2British Ropes Ltd ArchitectsArchitectural Department (New Towns etc) 24 April 1953 * Addition

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1British Ropes Ltd 

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Architect and Building News1936Jul-Dec p25
Item 2 of 3Builder6 February 1953  p257
Item 3 of 3Builder24 April 1953  p664

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 James Stewart Johnston: F no2400 (box 6)