Basic Site Details

Name: Commercial Bank of Scotland, South Bridge Branch
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: See separate entry for the North Bridge branch which superseded this one.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1South Bridge Sub OfficeYes 

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 1101, South BridgeYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21860  Improvements
Item 2 of 21886  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 3David RhindArchitectA1860 Improvements
Item 2 of 3Arthur George Sydney MitchellArchitectC1886 Alterations
Item 3 of 3George WilsonArchitectC1886 Alterations - as assistant to Sydney Mitchell


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Commercial Bank of Scotland 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder22 October 1898LXXV New bank about to be built (on High Street and North Bridge)
Item 2 of 2Building News14 October 1898   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Royal Bank of Scotland Group ArchivesCommercial Bank Board Minutes 26 July 1860, 23 December 1886, 15 February 1900