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Basic Site Details

Name: Synagogue, Salisbury Road
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 20,000

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 14, Salisbury RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219291932  
Item 2 of 21979 Alteration/conversionDivision of interior at gallery level.


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 7James MillerArchitectA19291932With Richard Gunn as chief assistant
Item 2 of 7Richard McLeod Morrison GunnArchitectA19291932As chief assistant with James Miller
Item 3 of 7Colin Robert CampbellArchitectB1979 Division of interior at gallery level.
Item 4 of 7Dick Peddie & McKayArchitectural practiceB1979 Division of interior at gallery level.
Item 5 of 7Ian Scott Duncan or Scott DuncanArchitectB1979 Division of interior at gallery level.
Item 6 of 7Michael Charles HendersonArchitectB19791981Partner in charge. Division of interior at gallery level.
Item 7 of 7Norman J Millar B1979 Division of interior at gallery level.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 6Edinburgh Synagogue Order of Proceedings at the Laying of the Foundation Stone of the Edinburgh Synagogue, 3 May 1931   
Item 2 of 6Edinburgh Synagogue1936Edinburgh Hebrew Congregation and its Synagogue   
Item 3 of 6Edinburgh Synagogue1981Edinburgh Synagogue Anniversary Brochure   
Item 4 of 6Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp636
Item 5 of 6Kadish, Sharman2011The Synagogues of Britain and Ireland Newhaven & London: Yalep218-9, 355, n35, 36, 37
Item 6 of 6Kadish, Sharman2015Jewish Heritage in Britain and Ireland: an architectural guide London: Historic Englandp244

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 8Architect and Building News2 January 1931   
Item 2 of 8Builder13 December 1929  p1033 - proposed new buildings
Item 3 of 8Edinburgh Evening News4 May 1931   
Item 4 of 8Edinburgh Evening News12 September 1932   
Item 5 of 8Jewish Chronicle8 May 1931   
Item 6 of 8Jewish Chronicle13 June 1938   
Item 7 of 8Scotsman4 May 1931   
Item 8 of 8Scotsman12 September 1932   

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  
Item 2 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register43172 
Item 3 of 3RIAS Collection, NMRS, RCAHMSJames Miller, Son & Manson Drawings Collection 29 drawings


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