Basic Site Details

Name: J & R Allan, 74-84 South Bridge
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Partly demolished.

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 174-84, South BridgeYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2June 1929March 1930 Plans dated - reconstruction, new saloon etc, bridge over Cowgate, new warehouse
Item 2 of 219301933 Reconstruction and new fašade


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 2Alfred Hugh MottramArchitectA19291933Reconstruction, new saloon etc, bridge over Cowgate
Item 2 of 2E Pollard & CoArchitectural practiceB19291933Interior fittings


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 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDunn and Findlay Collection EDD 880/1-45, DC 9939-9944
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Alfred Hugh Mottram: F no3534 (box 25)