Basic Site Details

Name: Duke of Wellington Monument
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: A Listed
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Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Wellington Monument, East Princes StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118491852 Bryce's base


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 3Burn & BryceArchitectural practiceA1849 Base
Item 2 of 3David BryceArchitectA18491852Base
Item 3 of 3James GowansArchitect, Builder 1852 Cast set on pesestal


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp287

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Edinburgh Evening Courant26 July 1849   
Item 2 of 2Edinburgh Evening Courant19 June 1852   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild Warrant 28 August 1849
Item 2 of 3Edinburgh Public Library, Edinburgh RoomDuke of Wellington Memorial Committee, Business Meetings and Correspondence, 1838-1840  
Item 3 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register27879