Basic Site Details

Name: Picture House
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: CHECK: Surviving Cinemas database states R R Anderson as original architect of building, 1882-4.

Now a shop.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1111, Princes StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 220 July 1910 Opened 
Item 2 of 224 November 1923  Closed as cinema

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 1Robert Macfarlane CameronArchitect 1910  

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Provincial Cinematic Theatres 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1www.scottishcinemas.org.uk www.scottishcinemas.org.uk Scottish Cinemas website and databaseDatabase accessed April 2006