Basic Site Details

Name: Edinburgh Castle, St Margaret's Chapel
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Garrison Church As listed in RA exhibition catalogue

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318511852 Restoration
Item 2 of 31887 Design exhibitedDesign exhibited - for restoration
Item 3 of 31939  Restoration (including timber studded door in round arched openong)


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 6George Philpots A18511852Restoration
Item 2 of 6Maximilian Grant A18511852Restoration
Item 3 of 6Robert William Billings  1853 Scheme
Item 4 of 6Hippolyte Jean Blanc  1887 Design exhibited - for restoration
Item 5 of 6H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency) B1939 Restoration - J Wilson Paterson in charge (including timber studded door in round arched openng)
Item 6 of 6John Wilson Paterson B1939 Restoration. J Wilson Paterson in charge of H M Office of Works (including timber studded door in round arched openong)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp91
Item 2 of 3Royal Academy1855   1192 (Billings)
Item 3 of 3RSA1887   735

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register48228