Basic Site Details

Name: HM Stationery Office
Town, district or village: Sighthill
City or county: Edinburgh, Midlothian
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Builder of 7 July 1961, p18, states 'the first multi-storey prestressed concrete building in the country', but does not give construction date

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11951(?) Build/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 3(Sir) Charles Johns MoleArchitect    
Item 2 of 3Stewart SimArchitect   senior architect at MoW per Builder p18
Item 3 of 3William Alexander Ross (or William H A Ross)Architect    


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder20 June 1952  p939 Photograph and notes
Item 2 of 2Builder7 July 1961  'Scottish Ministry Architect Retires' p18