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University of Edinburgh Comprehensive Development Area: miscellaneous areas, 1960-1979

 Sub-Series
Identifier: PJM/PJMA/EUD/B/14

Scope and Contents

University of Edinburgh Comprehensive Development Area: miscellaneous areas consists of:
  1. feasibility studies of miscellaneous areas, (1971-1979)
  2. plans of miscellaneous areas, (1960-1970)

Dates

  • 1960-1979

Creator

Language of Materials

This material is in English

Physical Description

1 file and 1 plan file

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Biographical / Historical

Planning consultant to the University of Edinburgh, Percy Johnson-Marshall was frequently asked to produce reports for specific projects, or sites, within the University Comprehensive Development Area (CDA), such as the High School Yards Site (1971) and the Empire Garage site (1977) Feasibility studies were also commissioned by the University from other architects, such as the Buccleuch Church site for which Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall & Partners produced unexecuted schemes in 1971 and 1973. Studies and reports carried out on behalf of other organisations for sites within the CDA were essential material for planning the CDA.

Extent

3 metres

Physical Description

1 file and 1 plan file

Archivist's Note

None

Sarah Higgins 11 February 2004

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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