Edinburgh -- Scotland
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Found in 96 Collections and/or Records:
Collected reports concerning transportation planning in Edinburgh, 1963-1983
Scope and Contents 8 reports concerning transportation and pedestrian planning issues in Edinburgh, mostly collected by Percy Johnson-Marshall as part of his work for the City of Edinburgh Working Party on Major Highway Planning.
Committee Papers, 1962-1985
Scope and Contents This consists of incomplete sets of papers for a variety of Committees, relevant to the development of the University of Edinburgh, in which Percy Johnson-Marshall participated: papers of the City of Edinburgh Working Party on Major Highway Planning, (1963-1983) papers of the University of Edinburgh Works and Buildings Committee, (1973-1985) papers of the University of...
Development of Bristo Square: design briefs, c1977-1979
Scope and Contents This file contains a selection of design briefs for Bristo Square commissioned by Percy Johnson-Marshall in his role as Planning Consultant to the University of Edinburgh. These include a Design brief for prospective architects, an urban design study and a full proposal by Percy Johnson-Marshall & Associates. A student group study, submitted as part of the University of Edinburgh Department of Urban Design and Regional Planning MPhil...
Development of Bristo Square: discussion notes, 1978
Scope and Contents This file contains discussion notes by Percy Johnson-Marshall, in his role as planning consultant to the University of Edinburgh. These cover the New Pedestrian Square at McEwan Hall ( 1978) and Lothian Street / Potter Row Realignment ( 1978) . Architectural drawings, maps and landscape plans are also included. Some of these...
Development of Bristo Square: general administration files, 1976-1980
Scope and Contents This file contains the contents of 4 files dealing with the conception, design and development of Bristo Square as part of the University of Edinburgh Comprehensive Development Area (1962). Each file covers an individual year: 1976, 1978, 1979 and 1980. There is no file for 1977. The contents include draft and finished plans, architectural drawings, scenic drawings, reports and plans for an ideas competition. Detailed estimates for the cost of the project are included. Relevant University of...
Development of Bristo Square: photographs, c1979
Scope and Contents 16 black and white photographic prints (26cm x 40cm). Some show buildings and details of buildings in London. The remainder show details of street furniture in the area which was redeveloped to make way for Bristo Square, Edinburgh. There is also a photo mosaic (11cm x 23cm) showing an oblique aerial view of the area prior to redevelopment. These photos were collected to inform the design of street furniture for the newly created Bristo Square.
Development of the University of Edinburgh Student Amenity Centre, 1967-1970
Scope and Contents Development of the University of Edinburgh Student Amenity Centre consists of:
- reports and photographs of architectural models, (1967-1970)
- University of Edinburgh Student Amenity Centre: architectural drawings, (c1967-1968
- plans, (c1967-1968)
Edinburgh South Side District Plan: general correspondence, 1974-1980
Scope and Contents File of correspondence from the offices of Percy Johnson-Marshall & Associates concerning the Edinburgh South Side Local Plan and how this integrates with the University of Edinburgh Comprehensive Development Area.
Found in: University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections / PJM, The Percy Johnson-Marshall Collection / Percy Johnson-Marshall Associates / University of Edinburgh Comprehensive Development Area / Edinburgh South Side District Plan: general papers / Edinburgh South Side District Plan: papers and correspondence
Edinburgh South Side District Plan: general papers, 1962-1985
Scope and Contents Edinburgh South Side District Plan: general papers consists of:
- papers and correspondence, (1973-1980)
- reports, (1973-1980)
- photographs, (c1973)
- plans, (1973-1974)
Edinburgh South Side District Plan: independent reports and opinions, 1968-1974
Scope and Contents Two independently published reports concerning planned redevelopment of Edinburgh's south side district. These focus on objections to the planned clearance of the area and make suggestions for less radical development proposals. A note by the president of the Nicolson Street Trader's Association, petitioning against demolition of commercial properties in the area, and information concerning a press conference are included with the publications. A number of press clippings, news...