Basic Site Details

Name: Scotsman Buildings extension
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Cost: 20,000.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1City Art CentreYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 11-6, Market StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218991902  
Item 2 of 219791980Alteration/conversionConversion to Art Centre


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 6Dunn & FindlayArchitectural practiceA18991902 
Item 2 of 6James Bow DunnArchitectA18991902 
Item 3 of 6James Leslie FindlayArchitectA18991902 
Item 4 of 6Brian Annable B19791980Conversion to Art Centre - as City Architect
Item 5 of 6Edinburgh City Architect's Department (Edinburgh Corporation)Architectural practiceB19791980Conversion to Art Centre
Item 6 of 6Stuart Lowe HarrisArchitectB19791980As Depute City Architect - conversion to Art Centre


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp230
Item 2 of 3Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p566
Item 3 of 3RSA1897   546

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Courtesy of Alison Blamire, Harris' daughterInformation sent via DSA website Sent August 2009
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Original drawings
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Bow Dunn: F v15 p131 no1006