Basic Site Details

Name: Alnwickhill Reservoir
Town, district or village: Liberton
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31875   
Item 2 of 31879  First part opened
Item 3 of 31888  Second phase completed


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 7Alexander LeslieEngineerA1875  
Item 2 of 7J & A LeslieArchitectural practiceA1875  
Item 3 of 7James LeslieEngineerA1875  
Item 4 of 7Alexander LeslieEngineerB1888 Second phase completed
Item 5 of 7J & A Leslie & ReidArchitectural practice, EngineersB1888 Second phase completed
Item 6 of 7James LeslieEngineerB1888 Second phase completed
Item 7 of 7Robert Carstairs ReidArchitectB1888 Second phase completed


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Leslie, Alexander1887'An account of the water supply of Edinburgh'XITransactions of the Royal Society of Arts, pp23-42 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2BuilderEarly 1896LXX  
Item 2 of 2Building News188854  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register43246Liberton Gardens, Alnwickhill Reservoir with Boundary Walls