Basic Site Details

Name: John Rennie Memorial
Town, district or village: East Linton
City or county: East Lothian
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Bronze roundel with portrait of Rennie sculpted by Alexander Carrick (based on contemporary bust by Sir Francis Chantrey).

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 38 October 1936 UnveiledMemorial unveiled
Item 2 of 31981 Restoration 
Item 3 of 320 September 1981 UnveiledRelocated to new site with creation of wide semi-circular walled space to accommodate the entire former monument replacing a stretch of the roadside southern boudary wall of Phantassie House policies.


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 1John Wilson PatersonArchitectA1931  


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1East Lothian Antiquarian & Field Naturalists' Soc2010  Article by William Dodd.

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of William DoddInformation sent per David M Walker Sent July 2011