Basic Site Details

Name: British Legation Compound
City or county: Bangkok
Country: Thailand
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Notes: Scott took over the scheme from Julius Bradley of the Office of Works in Shanghai. He replanned and redisgned the scheme and incorporated the granite was memorial by Aberdeen sculptor Sir James Taggart, 1919, dedicated 10 Ocotber 1922.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Embassy  
Item 2 of 2Government office  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119221924Build/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 1Archibald ScottArchitectA19221926 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Bertram, Mark2011Britian's Diplomatic Buildings Overseas, 1800-2000 Reading: Spire Books