George Square redevelopment: reports

Scope and Content

5 reports concerning proposals for the redevelopment of George Square by the University of Edinburgh. Included is the 1963 proposal for the whole of George Square, by Percy Johnson-Marshall, in his capacity as Planning Consultant to the University. Original photographs of scenic drawings by Alexander Duncan Bell and an architectural model, used as illustrations for this report, are included. Other reports are: proposals for disabled access by Percy Johnson-Marshall & Associates, and development plans for new buildings for the Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences by Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall and Partners.

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Note

Bibliographic references to published material held in this file:

Johnson-Marshall, Percy, University of Edinburgh, George Square Redevelopment, (Edinburgh,  University of Edinburgh ,  1963 )

Percy Johnson-Marshall & Associates, George Square, accessibility to the disabled, (Edinburgh,  Percy Johnson-Marshall & Associates ,  1973 )

Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall and Partners, Edinburgh University Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences: development plan, first report, space requirements 1964-70, (Edinburgh,  Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall and Partners ,  1964 )

Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall and Partners, Edinburgh University Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences: development plan, second report, planning proposals 1964-70, (Edinburgh,  Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall and Partners ,  1964 )

University of Edinburgh, University Development and George Square, (Edinburgh,  University of Edinburgh ,  1960 )

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