Basic Site Details

Name: University of Edinburgh, King's Buildings, Institute of Geological Sciences
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1West Mains Road  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21971 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 2Before 1977 Build/construction 

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 3Michael John ManningsArchitectA1971 Is this another building?
Item 2 of 3Allan PendreighArchitectBBefore 1977 As architect with the Property Services Agency
Item 3 of 3H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceBBefore 1977 With Pendreigh as architect

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp488

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architects Journal27 April 1977