Basic Site Details

Name: National Bank of Scotland, London Branch
City or county: London
Country: England
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Notes: The proposed alterations and additions by A T Scott in 1953 may refer to a brancg in Scotland though if this is the case they were not carried out.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2National Commercial Bank of Scotland 1959-1969
Item 2 of 2Royal Bank of ScotlandYesAfter 1969

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 134-37, Nicholas LaneYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 810 April 1902  McVicar Anderson to report on additional bank accommodation
Item 2 of 825 February 1903  McVicar Anderson's scheme A for extension and new building approved by Bnak
Item 3 of 814 April 1904  Cost of extension and new building to be 48,000
Item 4 of 84 June 1907  McVicar Anderson paid 552 for services; Bank directors expressed their enitire satisfaction.
Item 5 of 81941  Hit by bomb
Item 6 of 81949  Rebuilt
Item 7 of 81953 Design exhibitedProposed alterations and additions
Item 8 of 81972  Branch closed


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 3John Macvicar AndersonArchitect 19021907New building, extension
Item 2 of 3(Sir) Herbert Baker & A T ScottArchitectural practiceA1953 Proposed additions and alterations
Item 3 of 3Alexander Thomson ScottArchitectA1953 Proposed additions and alterations


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


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Royal Academy exhibitors    1953, no 1134

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Royal Bank of Scotland Group ArchivesNational Bank Board Minutes 25 March 1902, 10 April 1902, 4 September 1902, 25 February 1903, 5 March 1903, 18 June 1903, 14 April 1904, 4 June 1907