Basic Site Details

Name: Heriot-Watt Technical College, new block
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost £350,000. This may be the same as the Brewing and Biochemistry departments (see separate entry) but the dates do not match.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1c. 1956 Build/construction'under 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 3Alexander Esmé Gordon (or Esmé Gordon)ArchitectAc. 1956  
Item 2 of 3Gordon & DeyArchitectural practiceAc. 1956  
Item 3 of 3William Gordon DeyArchitectAc. 1956  


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Alexander Esme Gordon: F no5129 (Combined Box 58)