Basic Site Details

Name: Tantallon Castle
City or county: East Lothian
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Tantallon Castle had become unsafe in 1888. MacGibbon & Ross visited twice, once in 1888 and once in 1890.

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118881890Restoration 

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 3Basil ChampneysArchitectA18881890Advised on restoration with J M Dick Peddie
Item 2 of 3John More Dick PeddieArchitectB18881890Advised on restoration with Basil Champneys. Probably the 'Mr Peddie' referred to in the Haddingtonshire Courier - or it may be John Dick Peddie, his father, acting for SPAB.
Item 3 of 3John Dick PeddieArchitectC18881890Advised on restoration with Basil Champneys. Probably the 'Mr Peddie' referred to in the Haddingtonshire Courier - acting for SPAB or it may be John More Dick Peddie.

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Statham, Craig2011Lost East Lothian Birlinnp7

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Haddingtonshire Courier1888   
Item 2 of 2Haddingtonshire Courier1890   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Craig StathamInformation sent via Contacts page on DSA website Sent August 2010