Basic Site Details

Name: University of Edinburgh, King's Buildings, Department of Botany
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Cost 300,000

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Botany Building  

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Faculty building  
Item 2 of 2University  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11965 Build/constructionLaboratory and teaching block


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 6Robert Joseph Gardner-MedwinArchitectA1965 In association with Kingham Knight Associates.
Item 2 of 6Evan Anthony KnealeArchitectB1965  
Item 3 of 6Kingham Knight Associates/Kingham KnightArchitectural practice, ArtistB1965  
Item 4 of 6Norman Frederick KinghamArchitectB1965  
Item 5 of 6Stuart Douglas RussellArchitectB1965  
Item 6 of 6William KnightArchitectB1965  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp487
Item 2 of 2RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970