Basic Site Details

Name: Cattle Mart
Town, district or village: Gorgie
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: At the Edinburgh Dean of Guild Court on the 18th inst plans were passed for a cattle mart at Gorgie for Messrs Oliver and Son Limited. The building, which will be in one block, will be of brick and will be roofed in four spans. Roughly it will cost about 12,000. Messrs Cooper and Taylor, Edinburgh, are the architects. [Builder 27 November 1909 p596]

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11909 Plans submitted to Dean of Guild 


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 2Cooper & TaylorArchitectural practice 1909  
Item 2 of 2William Beattie TaylorArchitect 1909  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Oliver and Son Limited 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder27 November 1909  p596 - plans passed