Basic Site Details

Name: Royal Botanic Garden, Professor's classroom
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: 'To be of Grecian architecture' (Stark's 'Picture of Edinburgh', 3rd edition).

'Perfectly plain' as built (Stark's 'Picture of Edinburgh', 5th edition).

Still extant within 1910 buildings.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1Before 1822 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 1Robert ReidArchitectABefore 1822  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Breeze, David J1984Studies in Scottish Antiquity Edinburgh: John Donald Publishers LtdChapter entitled 'The Office of Works in Scotland: The Early Years' by Pewter Ogle-Skau, p340