Basic Site Details

Name: Dreghorn Barracks
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219371939  
Item 2 of 21980s or 1990s RedevelopmentRebuild including sports centre, residences, HQ and ancillary accommodation


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 2Reiach & Hall C  Rebuild including sports centre, residences, HQ and ancillary buildings
Item 2 of 2William Alexander Ross (or William H A Ross)Architect 19371939 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Prospectus for re-opening of barracks Prospectus for re-opening of barracks   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh Evening Dispatch23 November 1937   
Item 2 of 3Edinburgh Evening Dispatch7 September 1938   
Item 3 of 3Scotsman4 April 1939   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Carried out by Neil Baxter 2010Interview of John Spencely   
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register49566Redford Road, Dreghorn Barracks
Item 3 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register House Plans RHP 30484-6 (Revised plan s for the Sergeants' Mess)