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Edinburgh, 2-8 Parliament Square, High Court Of Justiciary And Court Of Session

Court House (19th Century)

Site Name Edinburgh, 2-8 Parliament Square, High Court Of Justiciary And Court Of Session

Classification Court House (19th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Law Courts; Forbes Bank; Supreme Courts

Canmore ID 52195

Site Number NT27SE 175

NGR NT 25763 73518

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

Architecture Notes

NT27SE 175 25763 73518

ARCHITECT: Robert Mathieson - Law Room, etc c1857.

(Undated) information in NMRS.


Watching Brief (25 July 2008 - 26 July 2008)

NT 257 735 A watching brief was undertaken 25–26 July 2008 on groundwork associated with the exposure of previously lain power cables. No significant archaeological remains or artefacts were identified.

Archive: RCAHMS (intended)

Funder: Scottish Court Service

Alan Duffy (AOC Archaeology Group), 2008

Information also reported in Oasis (aocarcha1-50522) 16 April 2013


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