Basic Site Details

Name: Scottish Agricultural Industries Head Office
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 425,000 with the computer building (see separate entry). In 1975 RIBA directory the cost of this building on its own is given as 340,000.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Ravelston TerraceYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31967 ProposedScottish Agricultural Industries Ltd is to build 70,000 accounts department
Item 2 of 319681971Build/construction 
Item 3 of 31973 Won award or awardsRIBA Architectural Award Commendation. Or 1972?


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 3Alastair Clunie ScottArchitectA19681971Project architect with Roland Wedgwood Associates.
Item 2 of 3Harold Roland WedgwoodArchitectural practiceA19681971 
Item 3 of 3Roland Wedgwood AssociatesArchitectural practiceA19681971 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Scottish Agricultural Industries 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4McKean, Charles1992Edinburgh: an illustrated architectural guide  p130
Item 2 of 4RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   
Item 3 of 4RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   
Item 4 of 4Willis, Peter1977New architecture in Scotland  p62-3

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building21 July 1967  p164

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Alastair ScottInformation given to Dictionary May 2013