Basic Site Details

Name: New General Hospital, Mortonhall Estate
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21 May 1953 * ProposedNew general hospital to be built
Item 2 of 219 June 1953 * ProposedPlans to be prepared for new hospital

* 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 1John Holt  12 June 1953 * Plans in hand

* earliest date known from documented sources.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2North East Region Hospital Board1953, new hospital
Item 2 of 2South Eastern Regional Hospital Boardas per Builder (1953, 1 May, p700) - contradicts later entry


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder1 May 1953  p700
Item 2 of 3Builder12 June 1953  p933
Item 3 of 3Builder19 June 1953  p969