Basic Site Details

Name: Duddingston Forge
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: This was part of the larger redevelopment undertaken by Duddingston estate in 1914. The forge, Mayfield House and the tenement (see 31-33 Duddingston Mills) were built at Duddingston crossroads to replace cottages and forge. Drawings for all of these plus gatelodge/gardener's cottage were submitted as a single application.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Forge  
Item 2 of 2Smithy  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1243, Willowbrae RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11914   


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 4James McLellan FairleyArchitectA1914  
Item 2 of 4Leadbetter, Fairley & ReidArchitectural practiceA1914  
Item 3 of 4Robert Stirling ReidArchitectA1914  
Item 4 of 4Thomas Greenshields LeadbetterArchitectA1914  


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild 30 April 1914
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register29937243 Willowbrae Road, Duddington Forge