Basic Site Details

Name: Newington Cemetery
Town, district or village: Newington
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Also know as Echo Bank Cemetery (Cousin's Scotsman Obituary)

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21848   
Item 2 of 21883  Additions to gate lodge


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 4David Cousin A1848  
Item 2 of 4Charles George Hood Kinnear B1883 Additions to gate lodge
Item 3 of 4John More Dick Peddie B1883 Additions to gate lodge
Item 4 of 4Kinnear & Peddie B1883 Additions to gate lodge


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Metropolitan Cemetery Association 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1APSD The Dictionary of Architectureed Wyatt PapworthThe Architectural Publication Society (8v 1852-1892) 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Scotsman4 September 1878   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1880/3/1