Basic Biographical Details

Name: Peter Hamilton
Born: 1817
Died: 1861(?)
Bio Notes: Peter Hamilton was born in 1817, the son of Thomas Hamilton, designer of the High School, Edinburgh. He worked as an architect and lived in Edinburgh. He may have designed Holly Lodge in Trinity as he was responsible for its sale in 1852. He died in 1861.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 39, Howe Street, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness c. 1858 
Item 2 of 318, 18 St. Andrew Square, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness1860 Building News 18 May 1860
Item 3 of 313, Hill Street, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusinessc. 1860c. 1861 

Buildings and Designs

This was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 61850Leith HospitalLeith EdinburghScotlandOriginal building - Mill Lane block
Item 2 of 61853John Knox House  EdinburghScotlandRestoration
Item 3 of 61854Lampits Farm Steading  LanarkshireScotland 
Item 4 of 61854Libberton Mains Farm, steadingLibberton LanarkshireScotlandAlterations
Item 5 of 6185752-53 Queen Street  EdinburghScotlandNo 52
Item 6 of 61860Watt's HospitalLeith EdinburghScotlandIn progress at the time of Hamilton's death and completed in 1862


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 2Post Office Directories     
Item 2 of 2Scotlands People Website Wills & Testaments  Edinburgh Sheriff Court Inventories SC70/1/111

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this :
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh Evening Courant16 December 1852