Basic Site Details

Name: The Royal Infirmary
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 1Hospital  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 217381748Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21884 Destruction/demolitionPartly demolished


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 1William AdamArchitectA17381748 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Adam, William1820Vitruvius Scoticus  Plates 149-150
Item 2 of 4Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 3 of 4Stevenson, Christine1996Aesculapius ScoticusviGeorgian Group Journal 
Item 4 of 4Thin, R1927The Old InfirmaryXVBook of the Old Edinburgh Club