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Edinburgh, Leith, Victoria Quay, The Scottish Office

Government Office(S) (20th Century)

Site Name Edinburgh, Leith, Victoria Quay, The Scottish Office

Classification Government Office(S) (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Leith Docks; Scottish Executive Building; The Scottish Government

Canmore ID 181210

Site Number NT27NE 861

NGR NT 2686 7678

NGR Description Centred NT 2686 7678

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Edinburgh (Edinburgh, City Of)
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District City Of Edinburgh
  • Former County Midlothian

Archaeology Notes

NT27NE 861 centred 2686 7678

For (adjacent) Leith Docks, see NT27NE 57.00.

This building occupies the infilled site of Rennie's Old Docks at Leith. The West and East Old Docks (NT27NE 57.32 and NT27NE 57.41 respectively) were apparently infilled by 1974, when their area is indicated as an open space on the OS 1:1250 map.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 14 February 2006.

Architecture Notes

ARCHITECT: RMJM Scotland 1995

See also NT27NE 57.06.

Awarded the RIAS Urban Regeneration Award 1995, AHS Emstar Energy Conservation Award 1996, and HE Energy

Award 1996.

RIAS 1996


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