Basic Site Details

Name: Botanic Gardens, memorial urn to Carl Linnaeus
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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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 11778 Build/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 4James AdamArchitectA1778  
Item 2 of 4R & J AdamArchitectural practiceA1778  
Item 3 of 4Robert AdamArchitectA1778  
Item 4 of 4James CraigArchitectB1779  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 2Cruft, K and Fraser, A (ed)1995James Craig 1744-1795  p114

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Royal Botanic Gardens libraryArchive Drawings
Item 2 of 2Soane MuseumSoane Museum Collection