Basic Site Details

Name: Tweeddale Lodging
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Tweeddale Court  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 3House  
Item 2 of 3Stable  
Item 3 of 3Coach house  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 114, High Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4c. 1664c. 1670Alterations and additions 
Item 2 of 416921693Repair 
Item 3 of 417361737Build/constructionStables and coach-house
Item 4 of 4c. 1750c. 1753Alterations and additions 


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 4(Sir) William Bruce ArchitectCc. 16641670Alterations and improvements
Item 2 of 4James SmithArchitect, EngineerD16921693Repairs to house
Item 3 of 4William AdamArchitectA17361737Stables and coach-house
Item 4 of 4John AdamArchitectBc. 1750c. 1753Allterations


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 3Bruce, Sir WilliamMade alterations and improvements during his possession of the property.
Item 2 of 3Tweeddale, 1st Marquis of Client for James Smith repair work
Item 3 of 3Tweeddale, 4th Marquis of client for William and John Adam work


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 2Grant, James1880Old & New Edinburgh  volume i, p277

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3National Library of ScotlandManuscript CollectionMS 14551, ff 51-2 and 114Yester Manuscripts. 114 onwards
Item 2 of 3National Library of ScotlandManuscript CollectionMSS acc 3495 & 4862 99/1, 99/2 
Item 3 of 3National Library of ScotlandManuscript CollectionMS. 14637, f.140Yester Papers