Basic Site Details

Name: Marks & Spencer Store
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: This probably needs to be merged with 415026

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119741978Alterations and additionsMajor extension incorporating relocation of part of retail premises for Jenners, Rose Street


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 9Alastair Anderson Taylor (or Alistair Anderson Taylor)ArchitectB19741978Major extension
Item 2 of 9David Ralph SamsonArchitectB19741978Major extensions
Item 3 of 9Gillean ('Sam') Petrie SmallArchitectB19741978Major extensions
Item 4 of 9Ian Cruickshank (or Cruikshank) B19741978Major extensions
Item 5 of 9Ian Douglas WilcocksonArchitectB19741978Major extensions
Item 6 of 9Monro & PartnersArchitectural practiceB19741978Major extensions
Item 7 of 9W W CarruthersArchitectB19741978Major extensions
Item 8 of 9Michael Donald LairdArchitectC19741978Acting for Jenners in association with Monro & Partners
Item 9 of 9Michael Laird & Partners C19741978Acting for Jenners - working in association with Monro & Partners


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder7 June 1957  photo looking northeast, p1027

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Sam SmallInformation sent to Yvonne Hillyard Sent June 2010