Basic Site Details

Name: University of Edinburgh, Easter Bush Veterinary Field Station
Town, district or village: Roslin
City or county: Edinburgh
Grid ref:
Notes: Won EAA Centenary Medal.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 419561963Plans dated 
Item 2 of 41 April 1960 Proposedveterinary field station - Stage II - 164,255(proposed total Exchequer grant), 60,000 (instalment of grant required for 1960-61 to complete project) per Builder 1 Apr 1960 p654
Item 3 of 41962 Build/construction 
Item 4 of 426 June 1964 * Won award or awardsEdinburgh Architectural Association's centenary medal

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 5(Professor) George Alexander Macnab (misspelt McNab) A19561963 
Item 2 of 5Alan Reiach A19561963 
Item 3 of 5Alan Reiach & Partners A19561963 
Item 4 of 5James Stuart Renton A19561963 
Item 5 of 5John ('Jack') Reid Oberlander A19581963 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p590
Item 2 of 3McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)  p128
Item 3 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder1 April 1960  'University Building Projects' p654; summarizes Civil Estimates for Education, 1960-1961, published on March 18
Item 2 of 2Builder26 June 1964  p1373

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, RCAHMSAlan Reiach Collection AR 60/1-19