Basic Site Details

Name: Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 550,000

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Eye Hospital  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Hospital block  
Item 2 of 2Pavilion  

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119691971Build/construction 


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 5Alison & Hutchison & PartnersArchitectural practiceA19691971 
Item 2 of 5Douglas Hislop HerdArchitectA19691971 
Item 3 of 5George Gilroy GrahamArchitectA19691971Partner in charge
Item 4 of 5Harry Horace Macdonald A19691971 
Item 5 of 5Robert Forbes HutchisonArchitectA19691971 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp261
Item 2 of 4Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p551
Item 3 of 4RIBA1972RIBA Directory 1972   
Item 4 of 4RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers A no16693, F no7148 (Combined Box 176)