Basic Site Details

Name: British Linen Bank
Town, district or village: Kelso
City or county: Roxburghshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 3Bridge StreetYes 
Item 2 of 38, 9, Market SquareYes 
Item 3 of 38, 9, The SquareYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41839   
Item 2 of 41885  Alterations
Item 3 of 419351937 Alterations to ground floor
Item 4 of 41942  Alterations


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 12Walter Elliot  1839  
Item 2 of 12Charles George Hood Kinnear A1885  
Item 3 of 12John More Dick Peddie A1885  
Item 4 of 12Kinnear & Peddie A1885 Alterations
Item 5 of 12David John Chisholm B19351937Alterations to ground floor
Item 6 of 12J M Dick Peddie & Walker Todd B19351936Alterations to ground floor
Item 7 of 12William James Walker Todd B19351937Alterations to ground floor
Item 8 of 12Dick Peddie, Todd & Jamieson B19361937Alterations to ground floor
Item 9 of 12George Lindsay Auldjo Jamieson B1936 Alterations to ground floor
Item 10 of 12Dick Peddie, Todd & Jamieson C1942 Alterations
Item 11 of 12George Lindsay Auldjo Jamieson C1942 Alterations
Item 12 of 12William James Walker Todd C1942 Alterations


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 2Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp455

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Bank of Scotland ArchivesBritish Linen Bank Records6/6/16p107, 4 June 1839
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register358318, 9 The Square, Bank of Scotland
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM/1880/65/2